Strange plant

Asked September 30, 2016, 2:25 PM EDT

Plant has single tall stem with large oval leaves, a cluster of green pods with spikes or hair. Attracted ants in summer.

Rockingham County Virginia horticulture

1 Response

You have what looks to be milkweed. This is a plant that will attract monarch butterflies. The picture that you have is showing the seed pods of the plant. If you have any other questions regarding this please let me know. Have a great day.

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