Asclepias sullivantii

Asclepias sullivantii

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Description

Plant these for the Monarch Butterfly!

Soil: Moist to wet (Hydric)
Sun: Sun
Height:  2-3′
Blooms:  July – August
Flowers: Pink
Leaves:  Ovate
Berries : Milkweed pods

Suggested Uses:

These plants are an important food source for the Monarch Butterfly and for Bees. They are a host plant for the Monarch caterpillar and provide nectar for the adult butterfly and for bees. Monarch’s and Bees are in serious decline. Please plant milkweeds!

Interesting Facts

Medicinal Uses:
Food Uses:  Plants are poisonous!
Other Uses:
More Info:
Folklore:
Name:
Other Names: Sullivant’s Milkweed, Smooth Milkweed

Additional information

Weight 1 lbs
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