A forest-growing milkweed, tall and husky with a starburst of blooms. Primarily found in northern hills, in rich, well-drained soils with a bit of extra light. Looks phenomenal in a boulder-strewn woodland garden or along a shaded edge. Host for Monarch caterpillars, nectar source for many butterflies. Deer resistant.
Height: 3′ – 5′ Blooms: June
Habitat: Well-drained, sun to part shade