white milkweed


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Related to white milkweed: whorled milkweed, Yellow Milkweed
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Noun1.white milkweed - tall herb with leafless white waxy stems and whitish starlike flowers; southwestern United States
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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Some milkweed plants to include in the garden are Butterfly Weed, Asclepias tuberosa; White Milkweed, Asclepias variegate; Swamp Milkweed, Asclepias incarnate; Antelope Horns, Asclepias asperu la; and Purple Milkweed, Asclepias purpures-cens.