Showy Milkweed Asclepias speciosa
Asclepias speciosa. Perennial. Has fragrant pink flower clusters in summer. It is also a host plant for the monarch butterfly and has large seed pods. Prefers well drained soil. Grows to 3 feet tall. Full Sun, dry to moist soil.Attracts hummingbirds, beneficial insects and pollinators. Best to start out in a pot until roots develop, then transfer to soil.