Clasping milkweed (Asclepias amplexicaulis) is our milkweed species of the week
Updated: Aug 15
Flower image provided by: Alan Cressler, Ladybird Johnson Wildflower Center
White flower inset image provided by: Brad Grimm, Grow Milkweed Plants
Deep purple flower inset image provided by: Hazech - iNaturalist observation (cropped) CC BY-NC 4.0
Leaf image provided by: Brad Grimm, Grow Milkweed Plants (cropped)
Pod image provided by: Jason K. Sepka, iNaturalist Observation, (cropped) CC BY-NC 4.0
Check out our milkweed section for this plant's complete profile, and come back every Friday when we add a new species!