BUTTERFLY MILKWEED

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BUTTERFLY MILKWEED suitable for counties:
OHIO: Adams, Ashland, Ashtabula, Athens, Auglaize, Belmont, Butler, Carroll, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Columbiana, Coshocton, Crawford, Cuyahoga, Darke, Defiance, Delaware, Erie, Fairfield, Fayette, Franklin, Fulton, Gallia, Geauga, Greene, Guernsey, Harrison, Highland, Hocking, Holmes, Huron, Jackson, Jefferson, Knox, Lake, Lawrence, Licking, Logan, Lorain, Lucas, Madison, Marion, Medina, Meigs, Miami, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Muskingum, Noble, Ottawa, Perry, Pickaway, Pike, Portage, Preble, Richland, Ross, Sandusky, Scioto, Shelby, Stark, Summit, Tuscarawas, Union, Vinton, Washington, Wayne, Williams, Wood, Wyandot
OKLAHOMA: Adair, Alfalfa, Atoka, Beckham, Blaine, Bryan, Caddo, Canadian, Carter, Cherokee, Choctaw, Cimarron, Cleveland, Coal, Comanche, Cotton, Craig, Creek, Custer, Delaware, Garfield, Garvin, Grady, Greer, Haskell, Hughes, Johnston, Kay, Kingfisher, Kiowa, Latimer, Le Flore, Lincoln, Logan, Love, Marshall, Mayes, McClain, McCurtain, Murray, Muskogee, Noble, Nowata, Okfuskee, Oklahoma, Osage, Pawnee, Payne, Pittsburg, Pontotoc, Pottawatomie, Pushmataha, Roger Mills, Seminole, Sequoyah, Tillman, Tulsa, Washita, Woods, Woodward
PENNSYLVANIA: Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Erie, Fayette, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Juniata, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Northampton, Northumberland, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Sullivan, Union, Venango, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
RHODE ISLAND: Providence, Washington
SOUTH CAROLINA: Abbeville, Aiken, Allendale, Anderson, Bamberg, Barnwell, Beaufort, Berkeley, Calhoun, Charleston, Cherokee, Chester, Chesterfield, Clarendon, Colleton, Darlington, Dorchester, Edgefield, Fairfield, Florence, Georgetown, Greenville, Greenwood, Hampton, Horry, Jasper, Kershaw, Lancaster, Laurens, Lee, Lexington, Marion, Marlboro, Newberry, Oconee, Orangeburg, Pickens, Richland, Saluda, Spartanburg, Sumter, Union, Williamsburg, York
SOUTH DAKOTA: Brookings, Clay, Fall River, Lincoln, Union
TENNESSEE: Anderson, Bledsoe, Blount, Campbell, Carroll, Carter, Claiborne, Clay, Cocke, Cumberland, Davidson, Dickson, Fayette, Fentress, Franklin, Grainger, Grundy, Hardin, Hawkins, Houston, Humphreys, Knox, Lauderdale, Lewis, Loudon, Marion, Marshall, Maury, McMinn, McNairy, Meigs, Monroe, Montgomery, Moore, Morgan, Overton, Polk, Putnam, Rhea, Roane, Robertson, Rutherford, Sequatchie, Sevier, Shelby, Stewart, Sumner, Tipton, Unicoi, Union, Van Buren, White, Williamson, Wilson
TEXAS: Anderson, Angelina, Armstrong, Austin, Bastrop, Bowie, Brazos, Brown, Burnet, Callahan, Cass, Chambers, Cherokee, Childress, Clay, Collingsworth, Comanche, Culberson, Dallas, Delta, Denton, Donley, Eastland, Erath, Falls, Fayette, Freestone, Galveston, Goliad, Gonzales, Gray, Grayson, Gregg, Grimes, Guadalupe, Hall, Harris, Hemphill, Henderson, Hill, Hood, Hopkins, Houston, Hunt, Hutchinson, Jeff Davis, Kaufman, Kerr, La Salle, Lee, Leon, Liberty, Madison, Marion, Mason, Matagorda, Milam, Montague, Montgomery, Nacogdoches, Panola, Parker, Polk, Roberts, Robertson, San Augustine, San Jacinto, Tarrant, Travis, Tyler, Upshur, Walker, Washington, Wheeler, Wichita, Wilbarger, Wilson, Wood
UTAH: Garfield, Grand, Kane, San Juan, Washington
VIRGINIA: Accomack, Albemarle, Alleghany, Amelia, Amherst, Appomattox, Arlington, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Bland, Botetourt, Brunswick, Buchanan, Buckingham, Campbell, Caroline, Carroll, Charles City, Charlotte, Chesapeake, Chesterfield, Clarke, Craig, Culpeper, Cumberland, Dickenson, Dinwiddie, Essex, Fairfax, Fauquier, Floyd, Fluvanna, Franklin, Frederick, Giles, Gloucester, Goochland, Grayson, Greene, Greensville, Halifax, Hampton, Hanover, Henrico, Henry, Highland, Isle of Wight, James City, King and Queen, King George, King William, Lancaster, Lee, Loudoun, Louisa, Lunenburg, Madison, Mathews, Mecklenburg, Middlesex, Montgomery, Nelson, New Kent, Newport News, Northampton, Northumberland, Nottoway, Orange, Page, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Powhatan, Prince Edward, Prince George, Prince William, Pulaski, Rappahannock, Richmond, Roanoke, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Russell, Scott, Shenandoah, Smyth, Southampton, Spotsylvania, Stafford, Suffolk, Surry, Sussex, Tazewell, Virginia Beach, Warren, Washington, Westmoreland, Wise, Wythe, York
VERMONT: Windham
WISCONSIN: Adams, Bayfield, Brown, Buffalo, Burnett, Chippewa, Columbia, Crawford, Dane, Douglas, Dunn, Eau Claire, Grant, Green, Green Lake, Iowa, Jackson, Juneau, La Crosse, Lafayette, Lincoln, Manitowoc, Marinette, Marquette, Menominee, Milwaukee, Monroe, Oconto, Pierce, Polk, Portage, Racine, Richland, Rock, Sauk, Shawano, Sheboygan, St. Croix, Trempealeau, Vernon, Walworth, Washburn, Waukesha, Waupaca, Waushara, Winnebago, Wood
WEST VIRGINIA: Barbour, Berkeley, Braxton, Brooke, Cabell, Calhoun, Doddridge, Fayette, Gilmer, Grant, Greenbrier, Hampshire, Hancock, Hardy, Harrison, Jackson, Kanawha, Lewis, Marion, Marshall, Mason, McDowell, Mercer, Mineral, Monongalia, Morgan, Nicholas, Pendleton, Pocahontas, Preston, Raleigh, Randolph, Ritchie, Roane, Summers, Taylor, Tucker, Tyler, Upshur, Wayne, Wetzel, Wirt, Wood, Wyoming
ALABAMA: Autauga, Baldwin, Barbour, Bibb, Bullock, Butler, Calhoun, Chambers, Cherokee, Chilton, Clarke, Clay, Cleburne, Conecuh, Coosa, Covington, Crenshaw, Dale, Dallas, DeKalb, Escambia, Etowah, Fayette, Franklin, Greene, Hale, Henry, Houston, Jackson, Lauderdale, Lawrence, Lee, Lowndes, Macon, Marengo, Marshall, Mobile, Montgomery, Morgan, Pike, Randolph, Russell, Shelby, St. Clair, Sumter, Talladega, Tallapoosa, Tuscaloosa, Washington, Wilcox, Winston
ARKANSAS: Arkansas, Ashley, Baxter, Benton, Boone, Bradley, Calhoun, Carroll, Clark, Clay, Cleburne, Cleveland, Columbia, Conway, Craighead, Crawford, Dallas, Drew, Faulkner, Franklin, Fulton, Garland, Greene, Hempstead, Hot Spring, Howard, Independence, Izard, Jefferson, Johnson, Lawrence, Lee, Lincoln, Little River, Logan, Madison, Marion, Mississippi, Monroe, Montgomery, Nevada, Ouachita, Perry, Polk, Pope, Prairie, Pulaski, Randolph, Saline, Searcy, Sebastian, Sevier, Sharp, St. Francis, Stone, Union, Van Buren, Washington, White, Yell
ARIZONA: Apache, Cochise, Coconino, Gila, Graham, Greenlee, Mohave, Navajo, Pima, Santa Cruz, Yavapai
CALIFORNIA: All counties
COLORADO: Archuleta, El Paso, Las Animas, Mesa, Montrose, Yuma
CONNECTICUT: Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, New London, Tolland, Windham
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA: District of Columbia
DELAWARE: Kent, New Castle, Sussex
FLORIDA: Alachua, Baker, Bay, Bradford, Brevard, Calhoun, Charlotte, Citrus, Clay, Collier, Columbia, DeSoto, Dixie, Duval, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Gulf, Hamilton, Hernando, Highlands, Hillsborough, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Lee, Leon, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Manatee, Marion, Nassau, Okaloosa, Okeechobee, Orange, Osceola, Palm Beach, Pasco, Pinellas, Polk, Putnam, Santa Rosa, Sarasota, Seminole, St. Johns, St. Lucie, Sumter, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Volusia, Wakulla, Walton
GEORGIA: Bacon, Bartow, Berrien, Brooks, Calhoun, Chatham, Cherokee, Clarke, Colquitt, Columbia, Dade, Dawson, DeKalb, Dougherty, Echols, Effingham, Elbert, Floyd, Forsyth, Fulton, Gilmer, Gwinnett, Hall, Harris, Heard, Jasper, Jenkins, Jones, Lamar, Lanier, Laurens, Long, Lowndes, Macon, Madison, McIntosh, Morgan, Murray, Muscogee, Oglethorpe, Paulding, Pierce, Quitman, Rabun, Screven, Spalding, Stephens, Tift, Turner, Union, Upson, Walker, Wayne, Wheeler, Whitfield, Wilkes, Wilkinson
IOWA: Adair, Cass, Cherokee, Crawford, Dickinson, Fremont, Guthrie, Lyon, Madison, Montgomery, O'Brien, Page, Plymouth, Ringgold, Shelby, Taylor, Union
ILLINOIS: Adams, Bond, Boone, Calhoun, Cass, Champaign, Christian, Clark, Clay, Clinton, Coles, Cook, Crawford, Cumberland, De Witt, DeKalb, Douglas, DuPage, Edgar, Edwards, Effingham, Fayette, Ford, Gallatin, Grundy, Hamilton, Hancock, Hardin, Henderson, Iroquois, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jersey, Jo Daviess, Johnson, Kane, Kankakee, Kendall, La Salle, Lake, Lawrence, Lee, Livingston, Logan, Macon, Macoupin, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Mason, Massac, McDonough, McHenry, McLean, Menard, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Moultrie, Ogle, Peoria, Perry, Piatt, Pope, Pulaski, Randolph, Richland, Saline, Sangamon, Schuyler, Scott, Shelby, St. Clair, Stark, Stephenson, Tazewell, Union, Vermilion, Wabash, Washington, White, Whiteside, Will, Williamson, Winnebago
INDIANA: Allen, Bartholomew, Benton, Brown, Carroll, Cass, Clark, Clay, Clinton, Crawford, Daviess, Dearborn, Delaware, Elkhart, Floyd, Fountain, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Harrison, Henry, Howard, Huntington, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Jennings, Knox, Kosciusko, La Porte, Lagrange, Lake, Lawrence, Marshall, Martin, Miami, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Newton, Noble, Orange, Owen, Parke, Pike, Porter, Posey, Pulaski, Putnam, St. Joseph, Starke, Steuben, Sullivan, Tippecanoe, Tipton, Vermillion, Vigo, Wabash, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wells, White, Whitley
KANSAS: Allen, Anderson, Atchison, Barber, Barton, Bourbon, Brown, Butler, Chase, Chautauqua, Cherokee, Cloud, Coffey, Cowley, Crawford, Dickinson, Doniphan, Douglas, Elk, Ellis, Ellsworth, Ford, Franklin, Greenwood, Harvey, Jackson, Jefferson, Jewell, Johnson, Kingman, Labette, Leavenworth, Lincoln, Linn, Lyon, Marion, Marshall, McPherson, Miami, Mitchell, Montgomery, Morris, Nemaha, Neosho, Osage, Osborne, Ottawa, Pawnee, Phillips, Pottawatomie, Pratt, Reno, Republic, Rice, Riley, Rooks, Russell, Saline, Sedgwick, Shawnee, Smith, Stafford, Sumner, Trego, Wabaunsee, Washington, Wilson, Woodson, Wyandotte
KENTUCKY: Allen, Anderson, Barren, Bath, Bell, Boone, Bracken, Breckinridge, Bullitt, Butler, Caldwell, Calloway, Campbell, Carroll, Carter, Casey, Christian, Clark, Clinton, Crittenden, Cumberland, Edmonson, Elliott, Estill, Fleming, Franklin, Fulton, Grant, Graves, Grayson, Green, Hardin, Henderson, Henry, Hickman, Hopkins, Jackson, Jefferson, Laurel, Lawrence, Lewis, Livingston, Logan, Lyon, Madison, Marion, Marshall, Mason, McCracken, McCreary, McLean, Meade, Menifee, Mercer, Metcalfe, Monroe, Montgomery, Muhlenberg, Nelson, Ohio, Oldham, Owen, Pendleton, Powell, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Rowan, Scott, Shelby, Taylor, Todd, Warren, Webster, Whitley, Woodford
LOUISIANA: Allen, Beauregard, Bienville, Bossier, Caddo, Caldwell, Cameron, Claiborne, De Soto, East Baton Rouge, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Grant, Iberia, Jackson, La Salle, Lincoln, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Ouachita, Rapides, Red River, Richland, Sabine, St. Helena, St. Landry, St. Tammany, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Washington, Webster, West Feliciana, Winn
MASSACHUSETTS: Barnstable, Berkshire, Bristol, Dukes, Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Nantucket, Norfolk, Plymouth, Worcester
MARYLAND: All counties
MAINE: York
MICHIGAN: Alcona, Allegan, Alpena, Barry, Bay, Benzie, Berrien, Branch, Calhoun, Cass, Cheboygan, Clinton, Crawford, Dickinson, Eaton, Genesee, Grand Traverse, Gratiot, Hillsdale, Huron, Ingham, Ionia, Iosco, Jackson, Kalamazoo, Kent, Lake, Lapeer, Leelanau, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Manistee, Mason, Mecosta, Monroe, Montcalm, Montmorency, Muskegon, Newaygo, Oakland, Oceana, Oscoda, Presque Isle, Saginaw, St. Clair, St. Joseph, Van Buren, Washtenaw, Wayne, Wexford
MINNESOTA: Aitkin, Anoka, Benton, Blue Earth, Brown, Cass, Chippewa, Chisago, Crow Wing, Dakota, Faribault, Fillmore, Freeborn, Goodhue, Hennepin, Houston, Isanti, Jackson, Kandiyohi, Le Sueur, Martin, McLeod, Mille Lacs, Morrison, Nicollet, Olmsted, Otter Tail, Pine, Polk, Ramsey, Redwood, Rice, Scott, Sherburne, St. Louis, Steele, Wabasha, Waseca, Washington, Winona, Wright
MISSOURI: Adair, Andrew, Barry, Barton, Bates, Benton, Boone, Buchanan, Caldwell, Callaway, Camden, Cape Girardeau, Carroll, Carter, Cass, Cedar, Chariton, Christian, Clark, Clay, Clinton, Cole, Cooper, Crawford, Dade, Dallas, Daviess, DeKalb, Dent, Douglas, Franklin, Gasconade, Gentry, Greene, Grundy, Harrison, Henry, Hickory, Holt, Howard, Howell, Iron, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Laclede, Lafayette, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Linn, Livingston, Macon, Madison, Maries, Marion, McDonald, Mercer, Miller, Mississippi, Moniteau, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, New Madrid, Newton, Nodaway, Oregon, Osage, Ozark, Pettis, Phelps, Pike, Platte, Polk, Pulaski, Putnam, Ralls, Randolph, Ray, Reynolds, Ripley, Saline, Schuyler, Scotland, Scott, Shannon, St. Charles, St. Clair, St. Francois, St. Louis, Ste. Genevieve, Stoddard, Stone, Sullivan, Taney, Texas, Vernon, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Webster, Worth, Wright
MISSISSIPPI: Adams, Attala, Chickasaw, Choctaw, Clarke, Clay, DeSoto, Forrest, Franklin, George, Grenada, Hancock, Hinds, Holmes, Itawamba, Jasper, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, Kemper, Lafayette, Lamar, Lauderdale, Leake, Lee, Lincoln, Madison, Marshall, Monroe, Montgomery, Newton, Noxubee, Panola, Perry, Pontotoc, Prentiss, Scott, Simpson, Smith, Tippah, Tishomingo, Union, Walthall, Warren, Webster, Winston
NORTH CAROLINA: Alamance, Alexander, Alleghany, Anson, Avery, Beaufort, Bertie, Bladen, Brunswick, Buncombe, Burke, Cabarrus, Caldwell, Camden, Caswell, Catawba, Chatham, Cherokee, Chowan, Clay, Cleveland, Columbus, Craven, Cumberland, Currituck, Dare, Davidson, Duplin, Durham, Edgecombe, Forsyth, Franklin, Gaston, Gates, Graham, Granville, Greene, Guilford, Halifax, Harnett, Haywood, Henderson, Hertford, Hoke, Iredell, Jackson, Johnston, Jones, Lee, Lenoir, Lincoln, Macon, Madison, Martin, McDowell, Mecklenburg, Mitchell, Montgomery, Moore, Nash, New Hanover, Northampton, Onslow, Orange, Pender, Person, Pitt, Polk, Randolph, Richmond, Robeson, Rockingham, Rowan, Sampson, Scotland, Stanly, Stokes, Surry, Swain, Transylvania, Union, Vance, Wake, Warren, Washington, Watauga, Wayne, Wilkes, Wilson, Yadkin, Yancey
NEBRASKA: Buffalo, Butler, Cass, Cuming, Dakota, Dodge, Douglas, Franklin, Gage, Garfield, Jefferson, Lancaster, Nemaha, Nuckolls, Otoe, Pawnee, Richardson, Saline, Sarpy, Saunders, Seward, Washington, Webster
NEW HAMPSHIRE: Carroll, Cheshire, Hillsborough
NEW JERSEY: Atlantic, Bergen, Burlington, Camden, Cape May, Cumberland, Essex, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Middlesex, Monmouth, Morris, Ocean, Salem, Somerset, Sussex, Union, Warren
NEW MEXICO: Catron, Grant, Hidalgo, Lincoln, Los Alamos, San Juan, Union
NEW YORK: Albany, Bronx, Chemung, Columbia, Dutchess, Erie, Herkimer, Monroe, Oneida, Onondaga, Ontario, Orange, Putnam, Queens, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Steuben, Suffolk, Sullivan, Tompkins, Warren, Washington, Yates

Butterfly milkweed belongs to family of asclepiadaceae plants, its species name is tuberosa. This plant grows actively in spring and summer. Butterfly milkweed has green foliage and bears orange colored flowers. Butterfly milkweed booms in mid summer.The plant grows in erect form with multiple stems. Butterfly milkweed is a slow growing plant, a mature Butterfly milkweed can grow up to 2.0 feet. This plant is highly tolerant to draught conditions. Other varieties of this plant are butterfly milkweedbutterfly milkweed,,Rolfs' milkweedRolfs' milkweed, and butterfly milkweed

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer Flower Color : Orange
Foliage Color : Green Growth Form : Multiple Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height, Mature (feet) : 2.0
Drought Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 135
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -33 Palatable Human : No
Bloom Period : Mid Summer
SHOW ALL PLANT CHARACTERSTICS

Reproduction

Bloom Period : Mid Summer Commercial Availability : Routinely Available
Fruit/Seed Abundance : Medium Fruit/Seed Period Begin : Summer
Fruit/Seed Period End : Fall Fruit/Seed Persistence : No
Propogated by Bare Root : No Propogated by Bulbs : No
Propogated by Container : Yes Propogated by Corms : No
Propogated by Cuttings : No Propogated by Seed : Yes
Propogated by Sod : No Propogated by Sprigs : No
Propogated by Tubers : No Seeds per Pound : 70000
Seed Spread Rate : Slow Seedling Vigor : Low
Small Grain : No Vegetative Spread Rate : None

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : No Christmas Tree Product : No
Fodder Product : No Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : No Naval Store Product : No
Nursery Stock Product : Yes Palatable Browse Animal : Low
Palatable Graze Animal : Low Palatable Human : No
Post Product : No Protein Potential : Low
Pulpwood Product : No Veneer Product : No

Physiology

Active Growth Period : Spring and Summer After Harvest Regrowth Rate : Slow
Bloat : None C:N Ratio : Low
Coppice Potential : No Fall Conspicuous : No
Fire Resistance : No Flower Color : Orange
Flower Conspicuous : Yes Foliage Color : Green
Foliage Porosity Summer : Moderate Foliage Porosity Winter : Porous
Foliage Texture : Coarse Fruit Color : Brown
Fruit Conspicuous : Yes Growth Form : Multiple Stem
Growth Rate : Slow Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : - -
Height, Mature (feet) : 2.0 Known Allelopath : No
Leaf Retention : No Lifespan : Moderate
Low Growing Grass : No Nitrogen Fixation : None
Resprout Ability : No Shape and Orientation : Erect
Toxicity : None

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : Yes Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : Yes
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : No Anaerobic Tolerance : None
CaCO3 Tolerance : Medium Cold Stratification Required : No
Drought Tolerance : High Fertility Requirement : Low
Fire Tolerance : High Frost Free Days, Minimum : 135
Hedge Tolerance : None Moisture Use : Low
pH (Minimum) : 4.8 pH (Maximum) : 6.8
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : 3450 Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : 7200
Precipitation (Minimum) : 45 Precipitation (Maximum) : 45
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : 16 Salinity Tolerance : None
Shade Tolerance : Intolerant Temperature, Minimum (°F) : -33

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Larry Allain. USGS NWRC.
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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers. United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners.
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Al Schneider. Southwest Colorado Wildflowers. United States, CO, NM, AZ, UT, Four Corners vicinity, within 150 miles of the corners.
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Nelson DeBarros. United States.
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 3: 25. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.

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