If you really want to attract butterflies to your garden, this is the flower for you. Also known as milkweed, butterfly weed, butterfly milkweed, and butterfly flower. This lovely plant has blooms in shades of orange, and flowers all summer. Prefers well-drained soil in sunny spots. Perennial in zones 4-9. Very low-maintenance!
Name: Butterfly Milkweed
Botanical Name: Asclepias tuberosa
Life Cycle: Perennial
Bloom Season: Summer
Height: 24-36 Inches
Light Requirement: Sun
Sowing Method: Direct Sow
This listing is for one 1/4 g. packet of seed. Planting instructions come with packet.
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