Low Milkweed

Asclepias ovalifolia

Light Conditions: Sun to Light Shade
Soil Conditions: Well Drained to Moist
Exposure Conditions: Moderate
Size: 8-20" T & Spreading
Bloom Period: June - July
Bloom Colour: White
Growth Habit: Moderate
Spreads By: Seeds & Rhizomes

Good For Small Spaces
Good For Large Spaces
Long Bloom Time


Attractive Seed Heads
Fall Color
Deer Resistant
Edible/Medicinal Properties

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Asclepias ovalifolia (Low Milkweed) Asclepias ovalifolia (Low Milkweed)

Seeds Per Package: 10

Description: With pretty white blooms, attractive foliage and showy seed pod, this wildflower can be quite interesting and attractive. The nectar of the Milkweed flower attracts many kinds of insects that feed on the leaves and other parts of the plants including Monarch Butterflies. Planting Milkweed will benefit many species including predatory bugs that will help to control other pest in your garden.

Found in Nature: Open woods, sunny moist slopes and grassy meadows.

Distribution: Parklands and Prairies

Notes: Thanks goes out to Leaf 2 Wing for the Photos! Check them out at leaf2wing.org if your interested in learning more about the Monarch Butterflies.

Important Information: The "Bloom Period" is an indicator of the time period within which the wildflowers will bloom and does not describe the time period that a single plant will bloom. The "Sizes" listed are intended to be a general guideline to consult during plant selection. Plant growth and bloom times will vary depending on geographical location & individual site conditions. Please contact us with any questions you may have.