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.