This smaller milkweed (24" tall) has impressive bright pink flowers that attract butterflies par excellence! If you have rich moist soil in a sunny spot, don't miss the opportunity to support Monarchs and have a show shopper in your garden! An absolute favorite of the Monarch butterfly, Swamp Milkweed requires rich soils that remain moist year round. A gorgeous US native wildflower for pollinator and habitat gardens. Perennial
The fiber in the stem of this and other milkweeds can be used to make cord, however, it is far more valuable as Monarch and pollinator habitat.