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    • Asclepias syriaca
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    • Common Milkweed
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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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susanelliott

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December 14, 2014

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ggriffiths

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September 24, 2014

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Rand Tract (Google, OSM)

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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erikamitchell

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July 11, 2013 12:28 PM EDT

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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sanguinaria33

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November 30, 2014 01:03 PM CST

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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erikamitchell

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November 28, 2014 02:32 PM EST

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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erikamitchell

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September 21, 2011 11:41 AM EDT

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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erikamitchell

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October 21, 2011 03:47 PM EDT

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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erikamitchell

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October 8, 2010 12:53 PM EDT

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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erikamitchell

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July 12, 2011 03:21 PM EDT

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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erikamitchell

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October 5, 2010 04:20 PM EDT

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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erikamitchell

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October 2, 2010 12:24 PM EDT

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Common Milkweed Asclepias syriaca

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ctracey

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August 25, 2014 02:56 PM EDT
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Description from Wikipedia

Asclepias syriaca, commonly called common milkweed, butterfly flower, silkweed, silky swallow-wort, and Virginia silkweed, is a species of flowering plant. It is in the genus Asclepias, the milkweeds. This species is native to Southern Canada and of much of the conterminous Eastern U.S., east of the Rocky Mountains, excluding the drier parts of the Prairies. It grows in sandy soils and other kinds of soils in sunny areas. It was one of the earliest North American...

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