safe or poisonous?

Asked March 7, 2016, 12:10 PM EST

I have heard that many plants in the milkweed family are toxic. Can you tell me if there is any danger from Asclepias speciosa? Thanks

Deschutes County Oregon

1 Response

Hi, Plants in the milkweed family can be poisonous to livestock and humans. Here is some additional information on the plant you are asking about: http://plants.usda.gov/factsheet/pdf/fs_assp.pdf


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