Common Milkweed

Once the five images are displayed below, click on the title above to see the same five images enlarged. Notice in the first two images: the Common Milkweed is a favorite flower for the Red Milkweed Beetle, Tetraopes tetraophthalmus
and the Monarch caterpillar, Danaus plexippus also appears in the first image.
Asclepias syriaca
Gratiot County, June 28, 2001
Gratiot County, July 15, 2001
Gratiot County, June 28, 2001
Gratiot County, June 28, 2001
Gratiot County, June 29, 2006