Antelope Horns milkweed flower. Asclepias asperula supports the Monarch Butterfly. Antelope Horns is a weird milkweed from the desert mountains. Antelope horns grows from the Southern California desert mountains across to Arkansas and up into Kansas.
(syn. Acerates a., Asclepias capricornu ssp. occidentalis, Ananthrix decumbens, Asclepiodora decumbens)
Asclepias asperula is great for a butterfly garden.
Foliage of Asclepias asperula has color green and is stressdeciduous.
Flower of Asclepias asperula has a fragrance.
Communities for Asclepias asperula:Great Basin Sage, Lodgepole Forest and Pinyon-Juniper Woodland.