Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa

Asclepias tuberosa

Butterfly Flower

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Late to break dormancy, prefers drier and well-drained soil, vibrant orange flowers are a magnet for butterflies, attractive seed pods are used in floral arrangements, grow above 65ºF and dry.


  •  · Vibrant orange flowers
  •  · Prefers drier and well-drained soils
  •  · A magnet to butterflies
Item # Pack Size Avail Units Avail Plants  
4505085
30 3" Plug 1 0 Login for Pricing

Height:

18-24 in

Spread:

4-6 ft

Zone:

3-9

Exposure

Sun Tolerant

Soil Moisture Needs

Average Soil

Nature Attraction

Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds

Critter Resistance

Deer Resistant

Attributes

Good Cut Flower / Foliage

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer

Asclepias

Common Name: Butterfly Flower

Prized perennial for attracting butterflies. Flowers are long lasting and bloom early to mid-summer. Plants do not like to be transplanted and should be allowed to "naturalize".