SOLVED: Anyone know this?

Mysore, India(Zone 10a)

This plant is used in Ayurvedic medicine and the milky juice of this plant is injurious to the eyes, they say. The leaves are grey-green, shrub. It grows on roadsides here in this part of our country.

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Westbrook, ME(Zone 5a)

I'm sure that must be a milk weed (asclepias) of some sort. I'll see if I can find a species for you.

Westbrook, ME(Zone 5a)

Here it is Dinu ... Calotropis gigantea. Native to Sri Lanka, India :o)

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Helsinki, Finland(Zone 4b)

I saw that in India, nice shrub..

Tennille, GA(Zone 8b)

Dinu, This plant is also indigenous to the UAE. The tale goes that it cures warts!

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