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Asclepias speciosa

Showy Milkweed

Family: Asclepiadaceae

Type: 2'tall x 2' wide

Flowers: Spring into Summer

Flower Color: Pink

Likes: Part Sun


Milkweed family.

Perennial small shrub that is popular with birds. 


Monarch butterflies use during migration as a nectar source.  Fragrant blossoms and long blooming period. 


Widely distributed throughout the Western US. 

Likes full sun.


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