Prairie, Butterflyweed

Asclepias tuberosa
$2.99 to $10.00
SKU: 0284
  • Perennial and hardy to zone 4
  • Plants grow to 2-3 feet
  • Bright orange flowers in summer and fall
  • Extremely attractive to bees, hummingbirds, moths, and butterflies
$2.99 to $10.00

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(Asclepias tuberosa) Beautiful bright orange flowers cover the plant from mid-summer until early fall. Attracts bees, hummingbirds, moths, and butterflies. Blooms reliably from seed the first year if sown early. Plants will reach 2-3' tall in dry sandy soil and in well-drained loams. Perennial. Hardy to zone 4.

Start Indoors: 8-10 weeks before planting out

Germination: 10-40 Days

Plant Outdoors: 12-24” Apart

Light: Sun/Partial Shade