Hemp, Indian

Apocynum cannabium
This 2-5' plant has upward-pointing branches and milky sap. The narrow smooth-edged leaves mostly angle upward and taper toward the slender stalk. The greenish-white 1/6" flowers are in branched clusters. The long slender seedpods are paired and hang down. Blooms June-August in fields, woodland borders.

The plant is poisonous.