Dogbane Family (Milkweed)
Favorite of Monarchs and other Butterflies

Purple Milkweed (Asclepias purpurascens)

Common Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)

Poke Milkweed (Asclepias exaltata)

Swamp Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata)

Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa)
  Jian Zhe Li
Milkweed Pods
Jian Zhe Li  

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