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Asclepia speciosa, Showy Milkweed

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Asclepia speciosa, or Showy Milkweed, is a 2-3 foot perennial for full sun and moist to well drained soils. Showy Milkweed features large pink-purplish flowers in late spring to mid-summmer and is a good butterfly attractant.

Light: Sun-Part Sun
Soil moisture: Medium-Dry
Height: 3′