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Showy Milkweed

by AdamBrownGolden, Colorado, USA

Golden, Colorado, Colorado foothills

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Showy Milkweed

by SarahJoyBallardLafayette, Colorado, USA

0 3 Showy Milkweed

Showy Milkweed

by rhokomGrant, Nebraska, USA

0 4 Seed pod of Showy milkweed

Seed pod of Showy milkweed

by IsabellaFiersCalifornia, USA

Spotted in Yosemite NP.

0 1 Showy Milkweed

Showy Milkweed

by AnaChristineIdaho, USA

Common weed but also important for some butterflies.

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Showy Milkweed

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

Big broad leaves, and clumps of somewhat pokey looking purple flowers.

0 0 Honey Bee

Honey Bee

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

This bee was a little under an inch long, slightly fuzzy. On

0 0 Leafhopper

Leafhopper

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

Tiny blueish leafhopper. Around a quarter inch long. On

1 0 Red Milkweed Beetle

Red Milkweed Beetle

by Brian38Washington, USA

A red longhorn beetle with black dots. Spotted here on its host plant the

0 0 Asclepias speciosa

Asclepias speciosa

Gunnison, Colorado, USA

Small grouping of showy

2 0 Showy Milkweed

Showy Milkweed

by MachiColorado, USA

Tall plant with very large flowers and leaves. The seed pods are ...

1 0 Showy milkweed

Showy milkweed

by Brian38Washington, USA

are arranged oppositely on stalks and

2 0 Showy milkweed

Showy milkweed

by IsabellaFiersCalifornia, USA

Asclepias speciosa is a species of milkweed ...

1 0 Showy milkweed

Showy milkweed

by Brian38Washington, USA

Pinkish white star shaped flowers clustered together. Plant was about 2.5 ft ...

0 0 Showy Milkweed

Showy Milkweed

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

Fuzzy seed pods are 4-5 inches long. Leaves are smooth, broad, and rounded. ...

2 0 Great Spangled Fritillary

Great Spangled Fritillary

by WixenstyxMissouri, USA

Large, showy fritillary. These were ...

0 0 Harvestman

Harvestman

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

eight legs. On Showy

0 0 Scarlet Malachite Beetle

Scarlet Malachite Beetle

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

Red and black beetle, around three-quarters of an inch long. Found on

1 1 Jumping Spider

Jumping Spider

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

, both on Showy

1 0 Showy Milkweed

Showy Milkweed

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

Balls of pink, spiky-looking flowers with five petals. Leaves are broad and ...

4 0 Anise swallowtail

Anise swallowtail

by Brian38Washington, USA

Nectaring on Showy

2 0 Showy milkweed

Showy milkweed

by Brian38Washington, USA

-green leaves and showy, spherical clusters ...

0 0 Showy milkweed

Showy milkweed

by shell7488Brooks, Alberta, Canada

This flowering plant is a hairy, erect perennial. The large, pointed, ...

0 0 Showy milkweed

Showy milkweed

by Lee C.Colorado, USA

"...a species of milkweed known commonly as ...

3 2 Showy milkweed.

Showy milkweed.

by AlessandraRungChavesDavis, California, USA

the corolla reflexed and hoods elevated above the corolla.

0 0 Showy Milkweed

Showy Milkweed

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

This plant is about two feet tall, with several "balls" of star-shaped pink ...

1 0 Showy Milkweed

Showy Milkweed

by BlueAppaloosaColorado, USA

Seed pods are easily six inches long, and open to reveal clouds of fluff and ...

1 0 Scarlet Milkweed

Scarlet Milkweed

by joanbstanleyPflugerville, Texas, USA

Blood flower is a tender evergreen perennial in the dogbane and

0 0 Veltvetleaf Milkweed

Veltvetleaf Milkweed

by Ric3Florida, USA

. The flowers are a greenish white and not to

0 1 Showy Milkweed

Showy Milkweed

by KathleenMcEachernBritish Columbia, Canada

plant about 2 feet tall, cluster of pink ball type buds which open into a white ...

0 0 Whorled Milkweed

Whorled Milkweed

by KarenPuracanFlorida, USA

A slender milkweed. Hawthorn Hill ...

1 0 Tropical Milkweed, Blood Flower

Tropical Milkweed, Blood Flower

by joanbstanleyHighland Village, Texas, USA

Blood flower is a tender evergreen perennial in the dogbane and

0 0 Monarch

Monarch

by AarongunnarWisconsin, USA

(Asclepias syriaca), swamp milkweed (A. ...

1 3 Diana Fritillary

Diana Fritillary

by SarahBethRainsKingsport, Tennessee, USA

(3.5" wingspan) and showy.

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