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Common Milkweed

Asclepia syriaca

This Eastern U.S. native is a brilliant Monarch butterfly attractor! Larvae feed on the plant before migrating north. Pink and white flowers followed by large seed pods. Late emerging in spring. Large dark green leaves. Sun loving. Grows 3-5 feet tall, 2-4 feet wide. Zones 2-10.


Common Milkweed