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Poke Milkweed

Asclepias exaltata

Poke Milkweed

General Information

Plant Information

Plant Type:

Herbaceous Perennial

Sun Preference:

Part Sun * Shade

Soil Moisture Preference:

Medium-Wet * Medium * Medium-Dry

Plant Height:

3 to 5 feet

Plant Width:

Plant Spacing:

2 to 3 feet

Flower Color:

White to Cream

Flower timing:

June to July

Culture Information:


Pests & Disease:

Wildlife Use:

Native to:

More Information:
NC State Plant Database:
Missouri Botanical Garden:
TN-KY Plant Atlas

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