Milkweed is a unique and striking plant that is beautiful and plays a vital role in the ecosystem. It is named after the milky sap, which gives it a milky appearance and bitter taste. Milkweed flowering plant is also a beautiful and unique plant that will add interest and diversity to your garden. This plant is also believed to possess medicinal properties. As a result, it has been used to treat respiratory issues such as coughs and colds.