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Asclepias hirtella

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Common Name: Tall Green Milkweed

Full to part sun, moderately wet to dry moisture level, prefers sandy soil.  4 ft. height, blooms in summer, greenish white flowers.

Germination Code:  C(30)

Native Region:  Isolated counties in Middle and East Tennessee

Designated a “Special Concern” plant in Tennessee.  Attracts butterflies and bees.  Larval food for Monarch butterfly.