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COMMON MILKWEED - Asclepias syriaca
Milkweed plants (Asclepias) are the host plants for Monarch butterflies...but milkweed is also a highly sought nectar source for many other butterfly species! Aside from attracting Monarch butterflies for egg-laying, milkweed entices swallowtails, painted ladies, American ladies, red admirals etc. for nectaring.
Blooms June/July SUN/PARTIAL SHADE
Zones: 3 through 9
Height: Up to 4 ft.
Flower Color: Pink/Mauve/Purple
Plant Type: Native Perennial
Light Requirement: Sun – Partial Shade
Bloom Time: Summer
Seeds per Packet: 50+/-
Seeds per Pound: 70,000
Is this wildflower invasive: No
Is this wildflower endangered: No
Is this wildflower edible: No
Is this wildflower medicinal: No