Asclepias incarnata

Asclepias incarnata bloeit met roze lichtgeurende bloemen in de periode juli-augustus. The juice of this wetland milkweed is less milky than that of other species. Een goede winterharde telg van dit boeiende geslacht.

Milkweed family (Asclepiadaceae). Show All Show Tabs swamp milkweed. One of the most beautiful of native perennials with clusters of upturned pink flowers in June and July.

That lovely vanilla fragrance you detect . FIRST IMPRESSIONS: This elegant plant is upright with slender willow like leaves. It is hardy to zone (UK) 3. Swamp milkweed is the only milkweed ( Asclepias ) in New England that is primarily found in swamps and wet areas. There are two varieties in our area.

Of the 2species in the genus Asclepias , the best known are North American wildflowers. They have small, curiously shaped blooms that appear in dense . Sear the ends of the cut stems over a flame to stop .

Clusters of fragrant, pink flowers bloom at the top of stems, July-August. The flowers are followed by elongated . Sweetly scented clusters of rose-pink flowers bloom in summer. Butterflies find the faint vanilla fragrance irresistible, and monarch larvae . As a tall herbaceous moisture-loving perennial, Swamp milkweed seeks sunny . Pink flowers in late summer.

Recommended Uses: Plant in wet areas where it can be grown in large clumps. Grows naturally in floodplains. Honey bees, bumble and other wild . A Halton Pollinator Plant Profile. Habitat preferences: Part to full sun.

Common name: Swamp milkweed.

Kleine stervormige bloem met teruggeslagen kroonblaadjes, vlak bloemscherm, zaaddoos met zijdeachtig haar, vanillegeur, . As its common name implies, swamp milkweed prefers consistently moist sites and tolerates shallow flooding. Pretty variety, making an unusual cut flower in an attractive pinky-red colour. Zijdeplant,rose, winterhar snijbloem, insecten-vlinderlokker. The leaves of the red milkweed are a preferred .

It may serve as food for Monarch caterpillars.