Western Sand Milkeed (ass-KLE-pee-us: ar-en-AR-ee-uh)
Asclepias arenaria has near-white flowers and grows around two feet tall. For sandy soils. This species of Milkweed is a larva Host plant for Monarch (Danaus plexippus), Queen (Danaus gilippus), and Soldier (Danaus eresimus) Butterflies. It is nector source a host of other insects also.