A tall and showy plant, with a large round cluster of five pointed pink flowers. The flowers are clustered terminally at the end of a thick stalk. This plant is common along roadsides and in open sunny areas.
The leaves are large and simple shaped, and smooth edged.
|Scientific Name:||Asclepias speciosa|
|Growing Season:||All summer|
|Soil Type:||Open areas, roadsides|