Tennessee Smart Yards Native Plants

A comprehensive database of Tennessee native plants

White Milkweed

White Milkweed

Asclepias variegata

Part sun, moderately wet to moderately dry moisture level, rocky or sandy soil, acidic to neutral pH.  1-4 ft. height, blooms in summer, white flowers.

Germination Code:  ?

Native Region:  Statewide

Striking clusters of white flowers giving a snowball effect.  Attracts butterflies and bees.  Larval food for Monarch butterflies.

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