Easy, unique color for midsummer
Adaptable wildflower, does well even in damp ground
Supports pollinators and Monarch butterflies
Sweet fragrance enhances garden and bouquets
Long bloom period
No-fuss beauty for landscaping areas of average or even damp ground. This beautiful pink version of the native swamp milkweed bursts into bloom by midsummer and lasts for many long weeks. The plants grow easily and fill right in, drawing Monarch butterflies and pollinators. Great for sunny spots from flower borders to pathsides to meadow gardens. Sweet fragrance is a real bonus…you’ll be adding stems to your homegrown bouquets. All this, plus no pests, no deer, and no diseases.
Plant in full sun. Height varies from 3 to 5 feet tall, 1 to 3 feet wide. Zones 3-9.
Asclepias incarnata ‘Cinderella’
Height: 3-5 feet
Spacing: 18 inches
Flower Form: Upturned, midsummer