|Scientific Name||Asclepias curassavica|
|Principal Common Name||Blood Flower|
|Description||A woody-based plant with stiff stems and narrow 6" leaves and clusters of vivid red flowers.|
|Height Range||2 - 3 FT|
|Spread Range||1 - 2 FT|
|Sunset Zones||8 : 9 : 12 : 13 : 14 : 15 : 16 : 17 : 18 : 19 : 20 : 21 : 22 : 23 : 24|
|Leaf Color||Medium Green|
|Leaf Texture||Narrow : Smooth|
|Ease of Growing||Easy|
|Light Preferences||Sun (minimum 8 hours direct sun)|
|Outstanding Features||Attracts Butterflies : Color : Flower : Form : Poor Soil tolerant|
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