asclepias incarnata

This gorgeous variety of Milkweed has large, vanilla-scented flower clusters bursting with red and pink blooms. Milkweed is one of the best plants at attracting butterflies and makes a great addition to your pollinator garden!

Exposure: Full Sun

Size: Height- 2-4 ft, Width- 1-3 ft

Bloom Time: Mid to Late Summer

Fun Facts:

– Genus name honors the Greek god Asklepios, the god of Medicine.

– Native to the United States.

– The common name comes from the plant containing milky sap, hence Milkweed.