This used to be my "photo of the day" blog. I really need to get back into the habit of posting pictures!
Tuesday, August 17, 2010
I just went to wikipedia and learned a lot about milk weed. It is commonly used in butterfly gardens, as it is the sole sourse of food for the Monarch butterfly. It was also used historically to poison arrows in times of war, and the sap is rumored to be useful to treat warts and poison ivy!