Plant Library

Milkweed Swamp Milkweed incarnata

Common Name: Milkweed

Botanical Name: Asclepias

Variety: Swamp Milkweed incarnata

Blossom Color: Pink

Bloom Time: Jun-Aug

Zone: 3 to 8

Exposure: Full Sun

Mature Height: 4-6'

Mature Width: 2-3'

Notes: A tall species, growing naturally in wet areas. Forms dense, leafy bush with pink heads of long lasting, fragrant flowers in mid to late summer. Average to moist soil. Cut. Butterflies. Dried flower. Borders. Waterside. Non-invasive.