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Large bright orange flower cluster with small, individual flowers, each with downward-curved petals. Leaf is hairy, toothless, long and widen at tip.
Spotted at Tamarac NWR near the Visitor Center. It grows in dry, sunny areas, fields and along roadsides.
Milkweed family. This plant does not have a milky juice like other milkweeds. It is a host plant for Monarch butterfly caterpillars.