Monday, November 9, 2015

Asclepias syriaca

                                                                                                      Photos and doggerel by Barry Wallace
Milkweed milkweed
your small black seeds
carried on the wind
by parasols of silk

Common Milkweed
a.k.a. Silkweed

Common Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) is common throughout Canada, including our very own King Township, as well as the northern half of the USA.   The photos shown here were taken along Jane Street.
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Barry Wallace