Asclepias incarnata

[SWAMP MILKWEED]

 $5.00 

Category: Potted Plants
Longevity: HP (zones 3 to 8)
Lighting Conditions: FS
Average Height: 4 feet
Uses: B M N O

Found in marshes and wet meadows in our area; a tea from the root has been used as a diuretic, laxative, carminative, a heart tonic, to treat asthma, rheumatism, and syphilis. An attractive plant with smooth dark green lance-shaped leaves contrasting with umbels of deep rose flowers. This plant, like all the Asclepias, is very attractive to butterflies - especially the Monarch and Queen.

This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 14 February, 2008.
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