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Monarch Milkweed, 2009, Watercolor,archival pigment print on paper, 46.5” x 35” or 41 x 30 inches The common milkweed, Asclepias syriacia, is crucial for the survival of the majestic monarch butterfly. Here the plant is set in situ in a pine forest. Prese

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Monarch Milkweed, 2009, Watercolor,archival pigment print on paper, 46.5” x 35” The common milkweed, Asclepias syriacia, is crucial for the survival of the majestic monarch butterfly. Here the plant is painted set in situ in a pine forest. Preserving milkweed in North America is essential for the survival of monarchs and "to ensure the sustainability of our food production systems, avoid additional economic impact on the agricultural sector, and protect the health of the environment."