Grown & Harvested in the USA
Common Name: butterfly weed
Type: Herbaceous perennial
Native Range: Eastern and southern United States
Zone: 3 to 9
Height: 1.00 to 2.50 feet
Spread: 1.00 to 1.50 feet
Bloom Time: June to August
Bloom Description: Yellow/orange
Sun: Full sun
Water: Dry to medium
Suggested Use: Naturalize, Rain Garden
Tolerate: Deer, Drought, Erosion, Dry Soil, Shallow-Rocky Soil
USA: AL , AR , AZ , CA , CO , CT , DC , DE , FL , GA , IA , IL , IN , KS , KY , LA , MA , MD , ME , MI , MN , MO , MS , NC , NE , NH , NJ , NM , NY , OH , OK , PA , RI , SC , SD , TN , TX , UT , VA , VT , WI , WV
Canada: NB , NL , NS , ON , QC
A tough, drought-tolerant native with intense orange flowers in mid to late summer. Attracts many varieties of butterflies and is especially attractive to Monarchs as a nectar source and sometimes as a host plant. A beautiful solution for a dry sunny slope! Occurs in dry fields and roadsides in most of the US.
Asclepias tuberosa, the butterfly weed, is a species of milkweed native to eastern North America. It is commonly known as butterfly weed because of the butterflies that are attracted to the plant by its color and its copious production of nectar.
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Sep 14, 2020
Sep 12, 2020
Very fast shipping. Milkweed doesn't come up till Spring.
Sep 9, 2020
Aug 12, 2020
Excellent. Sprouting already after just a few days.
Jul 24, 2020
All seeds looks good. THANK YOU FOR THE FAST SHIPMENT TOO! :0