Common Milkweed - Asclepias syriaca from Gateway Garden Center

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Asclepias syriaca

Common Milkweed
  • Summary
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  • »  This NATIVE meadow classic is best known as a food source of larval monarch butterflies.
  • »  Deep pink clusters of fragrant flowers attract pollinators in June & July followed by lovely pods of silky seeds in October.
  • »  This one is a colonizer and thrives in any well-drained soil.
  • »  Poisonous to vertibrates.

Height
2 - 4 feet
Spread
12 -18 inches
Zone
4-9
Categories
Perennial
Tags
Attracts ButterfliesAttracts PollinatorsFragrantNativeDeer ResistantFull Sun

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