|Botanical Name||Asclepias syriaca|
|Mature Height||2 Feet|
|Mature Width||1 Foot|
|Light Requirement||Full Sun|
|Hardiness Zone||Zones 2|
|Tolerance||Deer, Rabbits, Drought|
Thick tall stems with long broad foliage. Clusters of fragrant dark pink blooms from late Spring to late Summer. Monarch butterflies lay their eggs only on Milkweed plants making it a major source of food for monarch butterfly larvae. Drought tolerant once established.