Rose Milkweed, also called Swamp Milkweed, has beautiful rose colored blooms. Asclepias incarnata
Rose milkweed is one of the most beautiful milkweeds. When in a cluster and in full bloom, it captures ones attention. At Brenda’s Butterfly Habitat at Barson’s Greenhouse in Westland, Michigan, Rose Milkweed is a feature in the exhibit. If you’re in the area, visit the nursery which sells pesticide free butterfly plants at 6414 Merriman Rd, Westland, MI 48186.
Zones 3a to 8b
Height: 36-48 inches tall
Soil – consistently moist
Propagation – seed or division