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Scarlet milkweed seeds

Asclepias curassavica


Scarlet milkweed seeds bursting from a seed pod.


The Children’s Garden at Hollin Meadows Science and Math Focus School. Related Resource:


Milkweed is a host plant for several types of insects, including the Monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus).

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Hybla Valley, Virginia, USA

Spotted on Aug 29, 2010
Submitted on Sep 8, 2011

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