top of page

Asclepias incarnata

Alternative Name(s): red milkweed, rose milkweed

Perennial Milkweed Family

Grows up to 4 tall

Swamp milkweed attracts hummingbirds and butterflies, specifically the Monarch butterfly. Flowers bloom in the summer. Swamp milkweed prefers moisture retentive soils in full sun to partial shade.

Swamp Milkweed (Red Milkweed)

    bottom of page