- n genus of chiefly North American perennial herbs: silkweed; milkweed
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- Gardening with Galligan: Butterfly weeds make a comeback
Interrupting our series on vines, I am writing this column on an Island perennial, asclepias tuberosa, because I received a phone call last week from a fellow gardener, Glorian Dorsey. Her spread on North Ferry Road adjoins a 5-acre field, and it was ablaze with butterfly weed.
July 29, 2013 - The Shelter Island Reporter