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I have a weed that has come into my yard from a patch of my neighbors after doing a search on the net I believe it is speciosa - showy milkweed if you want some dmail me your address - can I ask why you want? I have let some go because they are a host plant for cat's but they can get out of hand...
Like MQN, I have Asclepias Speciosa, commonly known as Davis Showy Milkweed. It has grown in several places throughout my back and front yards for several years and has remained contained in those areas. Except for a few, I don't allow all the seed pods to burst, so I think that's why it has remained contained.
This particular milkweed is 'showy'! It draws many species of insects including the Monarch and other butterflies and bees. This plant grows to about 4 feet tall and is very easy to maintain. Just today, I cleaned out a small patch because I wanted to plant coleus in that spot. It is easily removed from the ground, but it is a good idea to wear gloves when handling it.