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Ascelepias is a genus of approximately 140 species of perennials, subshrubs, and shrubs from scrub, grassland, marshes, and lake margins in temperate and tropical regions of the Americas with ovate, elliptic, or lance-shaped leaves and cymes or clusters of flowers followed by spindle-shaped fruit which split when ripe to expose silky seeds.
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|Ascelepias tuberosa (Pleurisy root)|