Northeast Pollinator Plants
Asclepias exaltata (Poke Milkweed)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
Common Name: Poke Milkweed
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies
Light: Partial Shade to Full Shade
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 7 USDA Zone Map
Flower Time: July - August
Flower Color: Light Pink
Notes: A great monarch attracting tall milkweed, with pendulous umbel flowers, suitable for dappled to open woodlands and edges.
Native to the Northeast, South and Midwest US: USDA Native Plants Map