A monarch butterfly (Danaus plexippus) collected near Bennet, NE.
A pod of milkweed broken open to show the seeds in a woman’s hand.
Several milkweed seeds in a woman’s hand.
Wind transports milkweed seeds.
A studio portrait of swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata).
An endangered Santa Anna River woolystar (Eriastrum densifolium ssp. sanctorum) at the Santa Anna River, California. Shown on the plant is the common milkweed bug (Lygaeus kalmii).
Yellow coreopsis flowers among butterfly milkweed at the Attwater’s Prairie Chicken National Wildlife Refuge near Eagle Lake, Texas.
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