Asclepias speciosa - Showy Milkweed

Botanic Name

Asclepias speciosa

Common Name

Showy Milkweed

Size

H: 2' W: spreads

Water

Occ. H20/Dry

Soil

Clay

Sun

Part Shade, Sun

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Description

Showy Milkweed is found in many habitats throughout California. The large oval leaves are a fuzzy grey-green, held on four foot stalks topped with a rose-pink flower cluster. A dramatic plant for the back of a flower bed, as well as an indispensable plant for the wildlife gardener, attracting Monarch butterflies as well as many other beneficial insects. Winter dormant.

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24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

24" box

$5.00

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