Milkweed-Butterfly Weed (Florida Native)
Milkweed-Butterfly Weed (Florida Native)

Milkweed-Butterfly Weed (Florida Native)

Brand: Whitwam Organics
Item Number: 3318-01

Regular price $3.75 On Sale

Estimated Arrival: Between May 15 and May 20. * ETA for USA only

Asclepias tuberosa

Butterfly Weed is a perennial plant is a Florida native species as well as eastern North America. It can grow to be over 3 feet tall, with long narrow leaves. Around the 3rd year of life, it will bloom clusters of yellow/orange flowers that attract butterflies/pollinators for the garden. It is also the larval host plant for Queen and Monarch butterflies. Butterfly Weed prefers dry/sandy soil and full sun. This variety can grow in Central FL native soil and does not contain a milky sap.

Asclepias tuberosa

Butterfly Weed is a perennial plant is a Florida native species as well as eastern North America. It can grow to be over 3 feet tall, with long narrow leaves. Around the 3rd year of life, it will bloom clusters of yellow/orange flowers that attract butterflies/pollinators for the garden. It is also the larval host plant for Queen and Monarch butterflies. Butterfly Weed prefers dry/sandy soil and full sun. This variety can grow in Central FL native soil and does not contain a milky sap.