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Giant Milkweed

Calotropis Procera  • 

Photo: Giant Milkweed

Photo: Giant Milkweed
Photo: Giant Milkweed
Photo: Giant Milkweed

Perennial: USDA hardiness zones 9a-11 (lows -6.7 °C or 20 °F)
Annual in colder zones
Full sun to part shade
Height: up to 15 feet
Spacing: at least 6 feet, 15′ for perennials
Flowers: maroon, purple, white
Velvety silvery-gray leaves
Blooms all season

Properties

Height
1 - 460 cm
Color
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Soil type
Sand
Sunlight
Full sun
Partial shade
Moisture
Well-drained
Hardiness
Hardy