Asclepias tuberosa

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Noun1.Asclepias tuberosa - erect perennial of eastern and southern United States having showy orange flowersAsclepias tuberosa - erect perennial of eastern and southern United States having showy orange 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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I made Butterflyweed to order for you because I had to say no temporarily to the one the other day.
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