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Swan Plant

Deciduous shrub with white or cream flowers. Attractive to bees, butterflies and/or birds. Grows 4-6 ft. tall.  Full sun to partial shade. Moderate water needs.  Photos by Laurel Woodley

Asclepias physocarpa has white flowers
Swan Plant has inflated fruit
Latin Name: 
Asclepias physocarpa
Family Name: 
Apocynaceae
Place of Origin: 
S. Africa
Bloom Time: 
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Garden Location: 
Volunteer Garden