A fragrant rose-purple milkweed with sweet-scented blooms. A magnet for pollinators. This uncommon species is native to lightly shaded edges and open woods. Deer resistant, non-aggressive. Read more on our blog.
Host for Monarch caterpillars, nectar source for many butterflies. This is a specialized, niche-adapted milkweed species. It is not easy to grow. If you are looking to feed Monarchs in a garden, consider one of the common, easy-to-grow species such as swamp milkweed or common milkweed.
WHEN IN STOCK, LIMITED QUANTITY, 2 PER CUSTOMER PLEASE.
Height: 3′ Blooms: June
Siting: Well-drained to moist soil, part sun to part shade. Tolerates full sun.
Deer Resistance: High