Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa

3.5" pot

Zones: 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Mature Size: 24 - 36" tall, 12 - 18" wide
Light: Full Sun
Blooms: Early Summer to Late Summer
Flower Color: Orange

Available: Spring 2018

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Description Plant Care
Asclepias tuberosa 'Butterfly Milkweed' (Butterfly Milkweed, Chiggerflower, Indian Paintbrush). This is a host plant to the Monarch Butterfly. It has showy, orange to orange-red flowers on tall stems.

2017 PPA Perennial Plant of the Year
Special Characteristics:
  • Salt Tolerant
  • Deer Resistant
  • North American Native
  • Birds and Butterflies

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