Joy Creek Nursery

009-017D4   Asclepias speciosa  

Asclepias speciosa
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Asclepias speciosa is a seed-raised form from Northern California. Not only are the cluster-headed flowers attractive, the broad, gray leaves serve as larval food for Monarch butterflies. The late summer display of large seedpods is yet another attraction. A good addition for northwest gardens.

Summer.  4 ft. x 2-3 ft.

Pinkish White flowers

Sun     Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
(503) 543-7474    (503) 543-6933 (FAX)