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Asclepias syriaca (Common Milkweed)

$15.00

This is a tall and conspicuous species that sometimes forms large clones. The umbels bear large balls of pink to purplish flowers that have an attractive odor.

Typically 3-5 feet, can reach 8 feet in ditches and gardens.

Bloom Color: White, Purple

Bloom Time: Jun, Jul, Aug

Growing Conditions

  • Not shade tolerant
  • Soil Moisture: Moist, Old fields, roadsides, and waste places

 

Larval Host: Monarch

Special Value to Native Bees, Bumble Bees, Honey Bees, and attracts predatory and parasitoid insects (helps with garden pests)

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