Common milkweed (A. syriaca) widely found milkweed in North America. It grows a strong, three foot stem and pink flowers.
The plant a food source of monarch butterflies and their relatives, as well as numerous beetles, moths, and true bugs. Common milkweed is an important source of nectar for native bees, wasps, and other nectar-seeking insects.
Pink MilkweedCommon MilkweedMilkweedAsclepias syriaca L.Asclepias syriaca