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

Butterfly Flower

Plant Type: Perennials

Recommended Substitute
Asclepias incarnata Ice Ballet

Butterfly Flower

Similar in growth and size to Cinderella except with white fragrant flowers.
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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
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Height:

42-60 in

Spread:

12-24 in

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