Item #: butterfly-weed
Reg. Price: $150.00
Asclepias tuberosa - Butterfly Weed - Bright orange and very noticeable, this species attracts native pollinators and provides essential food for the Monarch butterfly as well as a host of other butterflies and beneficial insects. It is a multi-stemmed flowering plant that spreads by underground tubers; grows anywhere from 1-3' tall and has minimum root depth. It likes full sun but will tolerate some shade during the day and it has a very high drought tolerance. It blooms from June through August with showy yellow, red or orange flowers.