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Tall or Poke Milkweed [Asclepias exalta]

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Common Name: Tall or Poke Milkweed
Scientic Name: Asclepias exalta
Colors: Green, White
Months Appearing: June, July

Native, uncommon

Erect. 3-6 ft tall. Single stem. Leaves opposite. Milky juice.

Flower: Green to white in drooping few flowered umbels.

Moist woods. Found at Audobon Woods, Chippewa Watershed Authority, Isabella County, Michigan

5167, 5165, 5170      June 28