- This milkweed blooms May to June.
- Reaching the height of 24 to 48 inches.
- Liking average to dry moisture in the soil.
- Growing in a range of sun to medium shade.
- When planting space 18 to 24 inches.
- Purple milkweed has a pleasant sweet fragrance.
- Good nectar source for butterflies.
- Attracts Hummingbirds.
- Also a nectar source for Bumble, Honey & Native bees.
- All milkweeds plant parts are poisonous.
- Propagated by seed. Taking 6 to 8 weeks of cold moist stratification.