Native Plant Trust

Asclepias purpurasecens

purple milkweed

Bloom Color: Purple

Characteristics & Attributes

Cultivation Status
Species
Exposure
Sun
Part Shade
Soil Moisture
Average
Dry
Wet
Ecoregion
(84) Atlantic Coastal Pine Barrens
(58) Northeastern Highlands
(59) Northeastern Coastal Zone
Ornamental Interest
Summer Bloom
Attracts Wildlife
Other Pollinators/Wildlife
Host Plant
Attracts Bees
Pollinator Powerhouse Plant
Tolerance
Drought Tolerant
Deer/Rabbit Resistant


North American Distribution


purple milkweed - Asclepias purpurasecens from Native Plant Trust
purple milkweed - Asclepias purpurasecens from Native Plant Trust
purple milkweed - Asclepias purpurasecens from Native Plant Trust