Variegated Milkweed (Asclepias curassavica)
A tender perennial when grown in Tallahassee can become a perennial in zones 9+. Blooms in scarlet red and orange from late spring to Fall. Its bloom period is much longer compared to whites and pink species. Hummingbirds, bees, and butterflies are attracted to the flowers. Its also a host plant for monarch butterflies.
- tender perennial
- full - part sun
- moist well draining soil
- average water