Pleurisyroot - (Asclepias tuberosa)

Pleurisyroot Herb

This perennial herb, also known as Butterfly Milkweed, White Root, Wind Root and Flux Root, is native to North America.

Pleurisy Root flowers in late summer with bright orange-yellow flowers that can grow up to three feet high. The flower are very butterfly and hummingbird attracting.

Plant in sandy, loam soil in a sunny location.

Part used: Root.

Excessive quantities may cause diarrhea and vomiting.

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