Prairie Milkweed (Asclepias Sullivantii)

Smiling Sun Gardens

Regular price $6.00

Native Habitat: Prairie, Meadow, Field, Wet Meadow, Prairie, Field
Family: Apocynaceae
Zone: 3 - 7
USDA Map: assu3
Height: 2.00 to 3.00 feet
Spread: 1.00 to 1.50 feet
Plant Type: Herbaceous perennial
Zone: 3 to 7
Bloom Period: June to July
Bloom Color: Pink
Water Use: Medium
Light Requirement: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Moist , Wet
Soil Description: Various moist soils.
Conditions Comments: Not picky
Maintenance: Low
Suggested Use: Naturalize
Flower: Showy, Fragrant
Attracts: Butterflies, Native Bees
Wildlife Benefit: Larval Host to Monarch Butterfly, attracts predatory insects that prey upon pest insects
Tolerate: Deer
Larval Host: Monarch Butterfly