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Whorled milkweed

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Whorled Milkweed Pod, Seeds, Fluff 0456

Woo-hoo for milkweed in New Mexico! I photographed this Asclepias subverticillata, or whorled milkweed, at the Rio Grande Nature Center in Albuquerque on September 24th. You can find more information about this species on a page in Southwestern Colorado Wildflowers.

If you’re interested in photography as a craft, you’ll find that points 1, 12, and 18 in About My Techniques are relevant to this photograph.

© 2014 Steven Schwartzman

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Written by Steve Schwartzman

November 3, 2014 at 5:31 AM

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