Asclepias incarnata (Butterfly Flower)
Asclepias incarnata 'Cinderella'
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Asclepias incarnata 'Cinderella'

Butterfly Flower

Plant Type: Perennials

Plants grow best in moist soil but can also tolerate some drier locations, long stems with rich green leaves form an upright growth habit, terminal clusters of soft pink flowers are very long-lasting, sweet vanilla scent is irresistible to Butterflies.

  • Long-lasting soft pink flowers
  • Best in moist soils
  • Attracts butterflies
Item No. Description  
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Height:

42-60 Inches

Zone:

3-9

Asclepias

Common Name: Butterfly Flower

Prized perennial for attracting butterflies. Flowers are long lasting and bloom early to mid-summer. Plants do not like to be transplanted and should be allowed to "naturalize".

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil
Moist Soil

Nature Attraction

Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Butterflies

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer