Wildflowers of New York

Asclepias incarnata

A photographic collection and brief reference to help identify Wildflowers found in New York

Swamp Milkweed - Asclepias incarnata

Milkweed Family

Leaves are not as broad as common milkweed. Like common milkweed, Monarch Buttery caterpillars feed on it.

Found: Swamps, shorelines, wet ground
Height: 2 - 4 feet
June - Aug bloom time

Asclepias incarnata

Swamp Milkweed

Swamp Milkweed

Swamp Milkweed

Swamp Milkweed

Hungry Hungry Caterpillar

monarch caterpillar