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Fragrant
Asclepias asperula (Antelope-Horns Milkweed)


Hardiness:
7 – 9
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Spring (Mid, Late)
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Fall
Height:
1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spread:
2' – 3' (60cm – 90cm)
Fragrant:
No
Hardiness:
9 – 11
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Spring (Late)
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Fall
Height:
3' – 4' (90cm – 120cm)
Spread:
2' – 3' (60cm – 90cm)
Fragrant:
No
Asclepias curassavica (Tropical Milkweed)


Hardiness:
9 – 11
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Fall
Height:
2' – 3' (60cm – 90cm)
Spread:
1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Fragrant:
No
Asclepias fascicularis (Narrowleaf Milkweed)


Hardiness:
6 – 10
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Fall
Height:
1' – 3' (30cm – 90cm)
Spread:
9" – 1' (22cm – 30cm)
Fragrant:
No
Asclepias incarnata 'Cinderella' (Swamp Milkweed)


Hardiness:
3 – 9
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Summer (Mid, Late)
Fall
Height:
3' – 5' (90cm – 150cm)
Spread:
1' – 3' (30cm – 90cm)
Fragrant:
Fragrant
Asclepias incarnata (Swamp Milkweed)


Hardiness:
3 – 6
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Summer (Mid, Late)
Height:
4' – 5' (120cm – 150cm)
Spread:
2' – 3' (60cm – 90cm)
Fragrant:
Fragrant
Asclepias physocarpus (Balloon Plant)


Hardiness:
8 – 10
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Summer (Mid, Late)
Height:
4' – 6' (120cm – 180cm)
Spread:
2' – 3' (60cm – 90cm)
Fragrant:
Fragrant
Asclepias speciosa (Showy Milkweed)


Hardiness:
3 – 9
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Spring (Late)
Summer (Early)
Height:
2' – 4' (60cm – 120cm)
Spread:
1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Fragrant:
Fragrant
Asclepias syriaca (Common Milkweed)


Hardiness:
3 – 9
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Height:
3' – 4' (90cm – 120cm)
Spread:
9" – 1' (22cm – 30cm)
Fragrant:
Fragrant
Asclepias tuberosa 'Hello Yellow' (Butterfly Weed)


Hardiness:
3 – 9
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Height:
1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spread:
1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Fragrant:
No
Asclepias tuberosa (Butterfly Weed)


Hardiness:
3 – 9
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Summer (Early, Mid, Late)
Height:
1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Spread:
1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Fragrant:
No
Asclepias viridis (Green Milkweed)


Hardiness:
5 – 9
Sun:
Full Sun
Season:
Spring (Late)
Summer (Early, Mid)
Height:
1' – 3' (30cm – 90cm)
Spread:
1' – 2' (30cm – 60cm)
Fragrant:
No

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