Asclepias purpurascens

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Related to Purple milkweed: swamp milkweed
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Noun1.Asclepias purpurascens - perennial of eastern North America having pink-purple flowersAsclepias purpurascens - perennial of eastern North America having pink-purple flowers
milkweed, silkweed - any of numerous plants of the genus Asclepias having milky juice and pods that split open releasing seeds with downy tufts
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Rooting for food, they have wrenched up butterweed, purple milkweed and the Carolina bogmint, which is found in only 13 other places in the world.