Home / Plant Catalog / Perennials / Swamp Milkweed Swamp Milkweed$26.99 Out of stock SKU: 130053 Categories: Plant Catalog, Perennials Share this:Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window) Description Additional information Reviews (0) Description One of the most beautiful of native perennials with clusters of upturned pink flowers in June and July. Much underused in average garden conditions! Attracts butterflies of all kinds. Willow-like leaves are 4-5″ long. Occurs in floodplains and wet meadows. The leaves of the Red Milkweed are a preferred food source of Monarch caterpillars. Preferring moist soils, this is a great plant for naturalizing in roadside ditches, detention basins, and other wet soils that often dry out in summer. Additional information Weight 0.000 oz Latin Name Asclepias incarnata Plant Type Perennial Care Prefers consistently moist soil, but performs admirably in average, well-drained gardens as well. Light Requirements Full Sun, Partial Shade Habit Upright habit. Plant Height 36-60 inches Plant Width 24 inches Foliage Green willow-like leaves. Bloom Pink flowers bloom in summer. Zone 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Special Features Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Cut/Dried Flower, Deer Resistant, Low Maintenance, Native, Shade Tolerant, Supports Naturalizing, Tolerant of Wet Locations Container Size 2 Gal. pot Peak Season(s) June, July Reviews There are no reviews yet. Be the first to review “Swamp Milkweed” Cancel replyYour rating Rate… Perfect Good Average Not that bad Very poor Your review *Name * Email * Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Δ This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed. Related products Mountain Laurel ‘Olympic Fire’ $49.99 Spruce, Dwarf Alberta ‘Conica’ $59.99 – $99.99 Gerbera Daisy $5.99 Philodendron, Heart-leaf $4.99 – $12.99
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