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Asclepias subulata Decne.

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Apocynaceae rush milkweed all year <700 perennial native
 
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Did You Know?

Joshua Tree Blooms

One of the most beautiful spectacles in spring is the creamy-white blossoms of Joshua trees. These white candles can be seen from February to late March. Joshua trees do not branch until after they bloom, and they don’t bloom every year. More...