Asclepias incarnata, or Red Milkweed, is a 3-5 foot perennial perfect for full sun and moist to wet soils. Red Milkweed, or Swamp Milkweed, blooms with reddish flowers from June to July. Its leaves are the preferred food of Monarch caterpillars and it attracts many butterflies

Light: Sun-Part Sun
Soil moisture: Wet-Moist
Height: 4′

Asclepias incarnata swamp milkweed