PINK SWAMP MILKWEED

Pink Swamp Milkweed wins our most versatile plant award for its ability to grow in most soil and sun conditions while displaying beautiful pink flowers treasured pollinators everywhere.

Asclepias incarnata, also known as Pink Swamp Milkweed, is one of my favorite species and with over 150 different varieties to choose from you’re bound to fall in love with at least one of them!  But just like with any species, you have to get to know it before you can truly fall in love!

 

Use this page to identify the “treasures” you find on your Pink Swamp Milkweed!

PINK SWAMP MILKWEED IS A HOST TO:

MONARCH BUTTERFLY

QUEEN BUTTERFLY

TUSSOCK MOTH

WHAT DO YOU SEE?

Are you seeing eggs on your Plants?

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Are you seeing Larvae on your Plants?

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Are you seeing a Chrysalis on your Plants?

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Are you seeing Adults on your Plants?

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