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Asclepias syriaca

Common Name: Common Milkweed

Type: Forb
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Soil Moisture: Dry
Height: 3 to 4 feet
Bloom Color: Pink
Blooms From July to July

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Sometimes considered weedy, this is a monarch butterfly favorite as both a host and nectar plant. Large flower heads are quite showy. Spreads by seed and underground roots.