Asclepias syriaca


A Must-Have for Monarchs

1-qt potted plants

Common name: Common Milkweed

You'll recognize this native milkweed for its rose colored balls of flowers and seed pods in the fall. Monarch populations rely on native milkweeds, like syriaca, as host plants for the caterpillars. 


Zones:      3 - 9

Height:     48"

Light:        Full Sun

Blooms:   Summer


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  • Features & Care

    - Attracts Pollinators: Hummingbirds, Bees, Butterflies
    - Resists: Deer
    - Flowers: Cut, Dried, Aromatic
    - Native

  • Shipping Information

    We ship to the 48 contiguous US states only.

    Shipping begins in April and continues through mid-July. We typically do not ship from late July through August. Fall shipping begins in September through mid-October. 

    Shipping may be held up due to cold or hot temperatures, or extreme wet conditions.