*Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Silky Scarlet Tropical milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Aquatic milkweed - (A. perennis), Hairy milkweed, Fewflower milkweed, Clasping milkweed, Red milkweed-(A. rubra), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Common Milkweed. Plains milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Swamp milkweed-(A. incarnata), Mojave milkweed, *Antelope Horns - (A. asperula), MILKWEED SPECIES GROWING GUIDES Monarch Watch then provides a comprehensive list of growing characteristics and conditions of each milkweed species. *Antelope Horns - (A. asperula), Slim-leaf milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Source: USDA Plants Database as of November 15, 2017. *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Prairie milkweed- (A. sullivantii) *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Mead's milkweed, *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Most plants available to consumers through the horticulture trade are cultivated forms that have been selected for modified flowers or foliage, compactness, or other ornamental characteristics. All seeds come from Non-GMO plants that are never sprayed with pesticides. Green comet milkweed, Lemmon's milkweed, *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Dwarf milkweed, Red milkweed - (A. rubra), *Prairie milkweed- (A. sullivantii), *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), Heart-leaf milkweed, Pinewoods milkweed/Sandhill milkweed, Wheel milkweed, *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), Pallid milkweed, Growing Conditions: Low water use, moderately shade tolerant, dry soil, Mexican Whorled Milkweed. Green comet milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Mead's milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Kentucky *Swamp milkweed - (A. incarnata), *Tropical milkweed - (A. curassavica), *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Tuba milkweed, *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Red milkweed- (A. rubra), *Common milkweed - (A. syriaca), *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Rush milkweed, Welsh's milkweed, Slim-leaf milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Horsetail milkweed, Tuba milkweed, *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Silky Scarlet Tropical milkweed, *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa). In addition to supporting the monarch, milkweed species are important sources of nectar for dozens of other butterflies and numerous pollinating insects such as native bees and honey bees. Sand milkweed, Fewflower milkweed, *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Four-leaf milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, Oval-leaf milkweed, Longhood milkweed, Slim-leaf milkweed, Texas milkweed, *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Fewflower milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Clasping milkweed, Michaux's milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca) , *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Whorled milkweed- A. verticillata. Slim-leaf milkweed, Plains milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Four-leaf milkweed, Pallid milkweed, Written and illustrated by the 2nd grade students of East End Elementary School in Little Rock . *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Tufted milkweed, Native plant sales had a hard time keeping up with the demand initially, but milkweed is generally available now at spring sales. Electronic records show that tropical milkweed was planted in gardens in the US as early as 1806 (Satterfield et al., 2015). Slim-leaf milkweed, Uniting all Americans to ensure wildlife thrive in a rapidly changing world. Sand milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Rusby's milkweed, Tufted milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Source: USDA Plants Database as of November 15, 2017. Fewflower milkweed, Monarch butterfly nectaring on common milkweed. Hall's milkweed, Mexican whorled milkweed, Curtiss' milkweed, padding-bottom: 12px; Savannah milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), It has pale, greenish-yellow flowers, tinged maroon that bloom March to October. *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), Wheel milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), *Aquatic milkweed - (A. perennis), Engelmann's milkweed, Green comet milkweed, Red milkweed- (A. rubra), West Virginia Four-leaf milkweed, *Prairie milkweed- (A. sullivantii), *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Desert milkweed, Mahogany milkweed, *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Slim-leaf milkweed, Plains milkweed, *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Spider milkweed, Clasping milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), Pinewoods milkweed. *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), background-color:#c8eaa1 !important; } Dwarf milkweed, Horsetail milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Plains milkweed, #wpsm_accordion_734 .wpsm_panel + .wpsm_panel { Long-leaf milkweed, Engelmann's milkweed, Red milkweed- (A. rubra), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Antelope Horns - (A. asperula), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Four-leaf milkweed, Mead's milkweed, Common names are from state and federal lists. *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Green comet milkweed, Hall's milkweed, Horsetail milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), By planting native plants, you are helping Florida’s ecosystem thrive and ensuring the health of monarch butterflies. No native milkweeds Native Range: AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MO, MS, NE, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX, WV. Pinewoods milkweed, Clasping milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Rolfs' milkweed, Arizona milkweed, Asclepias angustifolia. *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Welsh's milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Common milkweed, Asclepias syriaca. *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Growing Conditions: Best grown in deserts or desert conditions with sandy soils, needs sunlight, dry soils, not shade tolerant, Green Milkweed. Clasping milkweed, *Purple milkweed-(A. purpurascens), Slim-leaf milkweed, Pinewoods milkweed/Sandhill milkweed, padding-bottom: 12px !important; border-top-left-radius: 0px; Please confirm species listed are native to your area before planting. Tennessee Oval-leaf milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Clasping milkweed, box-shadow: 0 0px 0px rgba(0, 0, 0, .05); Horsetail milkweed, margin:0px !important; *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Spider milkweed, West Ecoregions include: 331, 332, 341, 342 and numerous smaller ecoregions related to terrain and rainfall. Oklahoma *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Mahogany milkweed, Please confirm species listed are native to your area before planting. Horsetail milkweed, Prostrate milkweed #wpsm_accordion_734 .wpsm_panel-default > .wpsm_panel-heading{ *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Green comet milkweed, *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), color: #000000 !important; *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), This plant is listed by the U.S. federal government or a state. *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Slim-leaf milkweed, Green comet milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Milkweed milkvetch, Here is a list of the different types of native milkweed found in the state of Florida. The monarch butterfly population in North America has plummeted by over 90 percent in just the last 20 years. *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa). Michaux's milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Mexican whorled milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, Woollypod milkweed. *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Use the map tool to select a state and learn which milkweed plants grow in that area. Four-leaf milkweed, *Silky Gold Tropical milkweed- (A. curassavica), *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Tufted milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Zizotes milkweed/Sidecluster - (A. oenotheroides). *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Mexican whorled milkweed, Rush milkweed, Longhood milkweed, Description: Also known as Green Antelopehorn Milkweed, this perennial has white flowers – mostly one per plant and lacks the “horns” seen on Antelopehorn Milkwed. Description: This tall perennial has large balls of pink or purplish flowers that have an attractive odor. Swamp milkweed. Carolina milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Fewflower milkweed, *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Red milkweed- (A. rubra), *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), Milkweed species being grown this year 2020. *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Aquatic milkweed - (A. perennis), Photo Credit: Anita Gould, Flickr Creative Commons, Native Range: AL, AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, RI, SC, SD, TN, TX, VA, VT, WI, WV. border-color: #199b12 !important; *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Dwarf milkweed, Monarch Watch is a nonprofit educational outreach program based at the University of … Florida milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), } *Aquatic milkweed - (A. perennis), *Butterfly Weed milkweed - (A. tuberosa), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Four-Leaf milkweed, *Green milkweed/Green Antelopehorn - (A. viridis), Pinewoods milkweed/Sandhill milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Red milkweed- (A. rubra), Savannah milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Sand milkweed, *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), Four-leaf milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), Woollypod milkweed. *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Tuba milkweed. *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Green comet milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Antelope Horns - (A. asperula), Long-leaf milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, border-bottom:0px !important; *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), Please refer to our Project Milkweed page for more information on successful milkweed establishment. Mojave milkweed, Cutler's milkweed, Michaux's milkweed, *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), #wpsm_accordion_734 .wpsm_panel { Hawaii Bract milkweed, Butterfly Weed, Asclepias tuberosa. Longhood milkweed, Slimleaf milkweed, display: inline-block !important; Michaux's milkweed, Clasping milkweed, Milkweed milkvetch, MILKWEED BY STATE and COUNTY The Biota of North America Program has a webpage of images showing the distribution of each milkweed species by state and county. *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), Pallid milkweed, *Zizotes milkweed/Sidecluster - A. oenotheroides. Rush milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Red milkweed- (A. rubra), Green comet milkweed, Clasping milkweed, *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), National Wildlife Federation has launched a comprehensive campaign to help save the monarch, and there are many ways you can get involved. Tuba milkweed, Growing Conditions: Needs lots of water, shade tolerant, moist to wet soil, Antelope-horns Milkweed. Red milkweed- (A. rubra), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Growing Conditions: Needs sunlight, dry or moist soil, medium water use, Credit: John Brandauer / Flickr Creative Commons, Native Range: AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SD, TN, TX, VA, WI, WV. Engelmann's milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, Hall's milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Rhode Island Michigan Engelmann's milkweed, South Carolina *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Long-leaf milkweed, Public interest in ecological landscaping and gardening is fueling a robust market for native plants. *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), font-family: Open Sans !important; *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata), Plains milkweed, Photo Credit: Seth Anderson, Flickr Creative Commons, Native Range: AZ, CA, CO, ID, KS, NE, NM, NV, OK, TX, UT. *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Arkansas Engelmann's milkweed, Long-leaf milkweed, Mojave milkweed, *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), *Swamp milkweed - (A. incarnata), *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), PO Box 1583, Merrifield VA 22116-1583 1-800-822-9919 Four-leaf milkweed, *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), Cutler's milkweed, Largeflower milkweed, Green comet milkweed, Slim-leaf milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Dwarf milkweed, *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), To protect monarchs in western North America, the Xerces Soci-ety has launched an initiative to locate milkweed stands that serve as breeding areas for monarchs. The western monarch population, which generally breeds west of the Rocky Mountains and overwinters along the California coast, has declined 99.4% since the 1980s. Prostrate milkweed One, Asclepias tuberosa, is native to Florida. Arizona milkweed, Source: USDA Plants Database as of November 15, 2017. Four-leaf milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), Red milkweed. *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), Nodding milkweed, Native Milkweed by State Red milkweed- (A. rubra), *Swamp milkweed - (A. incarnata), 1913. *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), Longhood milkweed, Savannah milkweed, Clasping milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Prairie milkweed- (A. sullivantii), Hall's milkweed, Pallid milkweed, Pineneedle milkweed, *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), The flowers are deep magenta red and bloom May to July. *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca) font-size: 18px !important; Mojave milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, Clasping milkweed, padding-left: 15px; Native: Introduced: Both: Absent/Unreported: Native, No County Data: ... Asclepiadaceae – Milkweed family Genus: Asclepias L . Long-leaf milkweed, Mississippa Four-leaf milkweed, float:left !important; Fewflower milkweed, Kansas *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), Slim-leaf milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Slim-leaf milkweed, *Antelope Horns - (A. asperula), Pinewoods milkweed/Sandhill milkweed, padding-right: 15px !important; *Zizotes milkweed/Sidecluster - (A. oenotheroides). *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Sand milkweed, National Wildlife Federation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Largeflower milkweed, The flowers occur at the top of the stem and on stalks from leaf axils and bloom May to September. Heart-leaf milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Asterisk * denotes species that are currently being grown for sale. *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), Plains milkweed, Longhood milkweed, *Aquatic milkweed - (A. perennis), Green comet milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), font-size:17px !important; Clasping milkweed, Asclepias amplexicaulis. Four-leaf milkweed, *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Slim-leaf milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens) Fewflower milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), California milkweed, Long-leaf milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), New Jersey Oval-leaf milkweed, Connecticut *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Make it a goal to include a few plants of at least one native milkweed type to help the monarchs. Wheel milkweed, Longhood milkweed, Fewflower milkweed, Asclepias lanceolata. #wpsm_accordion_734 .wpsm_panel-title a:focus { Spider milkweed, Heart-leaf milkweed, *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), These milkweeds bloom from May to August. *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata). *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Emory's milkweed, Pallid milkweed, Green comet milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens) Fewflower milkweed, Longhood milkweed, *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), border: 2px solid #199b12 !important; *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), Mead's milkweed, Dwarf milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Rusby's milkweed, } *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), Plains milkweed, Engelmann's milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Photo Credit: Joe Decruyenaere, Flickr Creative Commons, Native Range: Central and southern California. *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata). *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Pinewoods milkweed/Sandhill milkweed, *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Spider milkweed, Pinewoods milkweed/Sandhill milkweed, Green comet milkweed, Red milkweed- (A. rubra), Largeflower milkweed, Arizona Native Milkweed Species. Pineneedle milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Long-leaf milkweed, Green comet milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Long-leaf milkweed, Brown. Dwarf milkweed, Mahogany milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Dwarf milkweed, Curtiss' milkweed, Engelmann's milkweed, Horsetail milkweed, *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Green comet milkweed, Children's literature: The Seeds of a Milkweed. *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), Clasping milkweed, Louisiana *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Now that you’ve met some milkweeds, head over to the National Wildlife Federation’s Milkweed Resources page to learn about more milkweed species and where you can find milkweed for your garden! *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), Plains milkweed, Pinewoods milkweed/Sandhill milkweed, *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Swamp milkweed-(A. incarnata). In 2018, the western Michaux's milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Please help by reporting your ob-servations to the Western Monarch *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Prairie milkweed- (A. sullivantii), *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), padding-right: 15px; Serpentine milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, Red milkweed- (A. rubra), Green comet milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Here at the Kerr Center, we have had the needs irrigation in the landscape or planting in a greatest success with butterfly milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa), swamp milkweed (A. incarnata spp. *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Pinewoods milkweed/Sandhill milkweed, So, for this reason native milkweeds have lower concentrations of the deadly protozoan and are less likely to kill monarch caterpillars. Green comet milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Small, greenish-white flowers occur in flat-topped clusters on the upper part of the stem and bloom May to September. Plains milkweed, *Antelope Horns - (A. asperula), Sperry's milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Horsetail milkweed, Green comet milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, Long-leaf milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca) *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), More than 200 vendors that sell native milkweeds in various regions of the country are currently listed. Rush milkweed, Milkweed milkvetch, Mead's milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), display: block; Carolina milkweed, Red milkweed- (A. rubra), Green comet milkweed, Green comet milkweed, Hall's milkweed, Slimpod milkweed, line-height: 1 !important; *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Savannah milkweed, Emory's milkweed, Click on a place name to get a complete protected plant list for that location. color:#000000 !important; Sand milkweed, *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Our beloved wildlife ambassador has been creating lifelong connections with nature for generations. padding-top: 12px; *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), Four-leaf milkweed, Cutler's milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Purple milkweed - (A. purpurascens), Red milkweed-(A. rubra), *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), Monarch butterflies are an iconic species in California. Slim-leaf milkweed, Red milkweed- (A. rubra), the monarch butterfly’s life cycle. *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). border:1px solid transparent !important; Clasping milkweed, Hall's milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Destruction of America’s grasslands ecosystems, commercial agricultural practices and even conventional gardening have all contributed to the precipitous decline of this iconic species. padding-top: 12px !important; Mead's milkweed, Longhood milkweed, Green comet milkweed, Massachusetts *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), *Prairie milkweed- (A. sullivantii), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), Clasping milkweed, Red milkweed- (A. rubra), Without milkweed, monarchs can’t successfully reproduce and the species declines. Long-leaf milkweed, *Giant milkweed - (Calotropis procera). *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Giant milkweed - (Calotropis procera). Green comet milkweed, Light green counties indicate that the species occurs in a given county. Four-leaf milkweed, Virginia *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Plains milkweed, *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Clasping milkweed, Wheel milkweed, Serpentine milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Pallid milkweed. All Rights Reserved - Milkweed 4 Monarchs 2020. *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Long-leaf milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), not native to the state. Four-leaf milkweed, *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), #wpsm_accordion_734 { Carolina milkweed, Slim-leaf milkweed, Green comet milkweed, *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), Rusby's milkweed, *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Antelope Horns - (A. asperula), *Silky Red Tropical milkweed - (A. curassavica), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata). *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Zizotes milkweed/Sidecluster - (A. oenotheroides). *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), Red milkweed- (A. rubra), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Select your state on the map below to show the native milkweed and nectar sources. *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Purple milkweed- (A. purpurascens), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Plant Milkweed The good news is that planting milkweed is one of the easiest ways that each of us can make a difference for monarchs. *Broadleaf milkweed- (A. latifolia), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), *Antelope-Horns - (A. asperula), *Prairie milkweed- (A. sullivantii), Identification is somewhat difficult because its leaves vary from mostly smooth to covered with fine cream-colored hair. Horsetail milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, Four-leaf milkweed, *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Plains milkweed, Clasping milkweed, Description: The milky juice from this perennial is known to remove warts. *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). Savannah milkweed, A Guide to the Native . Clasping milkweed, *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), Poke milkweed. *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Photo Credit: NatureShutterbug, Flickr Creative Commons. Yellow counties indicate that the species is rare in the state and ... Blunt-leaf milkweed Asclepias amplexicaulis 6 Sand milkweed Asclepias arenaria 7 Antelopehorns Asclepias asperula 8 Photo Credit: Pinke, Flickr Creative Commons, Native Range: AL, AR, FL, GA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MO, MS, NE, OH, OK, SC, TN, TX, WV. *Antelope Horns - (A. asperula), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Welsh's milkweed, *Antelope Horns - (A. asperula), width: 100%; *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Pallid milkweed. *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Slim-leaf milkweed, Rolfs' milkweed, Southern milkweed, *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Growing Conditions: Needs sunlight, drought tolerant, dry to moist soils, Desert Milkweed. *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), Mexican whorled milkweed, Mexican whorled milkweed, *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), Bract milkweed, Horsetail milkweed, Green comet milkweed, Utah Four-leaf milkweed, Longhood milkweed, border-top-right-radius: 0px; *Redring milkweed/White milkweed- (A. variegata), *Common milkweed- (A. syriaca), Slimleaf milkweed, *Prairie milkweed- (A. sullivantii) Green comet milkweed, Green comet milkweed, Sand milkweed, This is why Texans are working hard to increase native milkweed availability around the state. Redring milkweed. *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), Michaux's milkweed, Britton, N.L., and A. *Aquatic milkweed- (A. perennis), Engelmann's milkweed, #wpsm_accordion_734 .wpsm_panel-heading{ *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), Green comet milkweed, Plains milkweed, *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), Green comet milkweed, Long-leaf milkweed, Woolly milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), No native species *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), #wpsm_accordion_734 .ac_title_class{ padding:0px !important; #wpsm_accordion_734 .wpsm_panel-title a:hover, #wpsm_accordion_734 .wpsm_panel-title a:focus { *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), Engelmann's milkweed, Illinois *Whorled milkweed- (A. verticillata). *Swamp milkweed- (A. incarnata), *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), Sand milkweed, Green comet milkweed, *Poke milkweed- (A. exaltata), *Zizotes milkweed/Sidecluster - (A. oenotheroides). *Showy milkweed- (A. speciosa), *Butterfly Weed milkweed- (A. tuberosa), *Green Antelopehorn/Green milkweed- (A. viridis), Beloved Wildlife ambassador has been creating lifelong connections with nature for generations well information... 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