Butterfly Weed - Asclepias tuberosa from Gateway Garden Center

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Asclepias tuberosa

Butterfly Weed
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  • »  Drought tolerant NATIVE
  • »  Bright flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies
  • »  Host plant for Monarch, Grey Hairstreak and Queen butterfly caterpillars
  • »  Must have well-drained soil (does not like clay)
  • »  Poisonous to vertibrates

Native perennial Beautiful orange flowers all summer Attractive seed heads Food source for Monarch butterflies

Height
18 - 24 in
Spread
12 - 24 in
Zone
3-9
Categories
Perennial
Breeder
Proven Selections
Tags
Attracts ButterfliesAttracts PollinatorsDrought TolerantNativeDeer ResistantFull Sun

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