Photo Courtesy of North Creek Nurseries

Asclepias incarnata (Swamp Milkweed)

Small clusters of pinkish-mauve flowers bloom atop narrow lance shaped leaves make a very attractive food source for butterflies. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms mid-late summer
4-5 ft tall x 2-3 ft wide
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Moderate salt tolerance
Attracts butterflies
Deer resistant


Zone Zone 3
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Native to Native