Milkweed - (butterfly) Asclepias tuberosa

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Asclepias tuberosa (Butterfly Milkweed) This North American native has clusters of orange-red flowers that attract variety of butterflies, including the treasured Monarch. A perennial (to zone 4) growing 18 to 36" tall, it requires well-drained soil and prefers full sun. The wind will carry the fluffy seeds great distances. Wintersow in a cold frame, or cold moist stratify for 4 weeks in moistened sand, then germinate warm.

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Price
$3.50
Packet Size
Approx. 50 Seeds
Hardy Zone
4
Bloom Type
Perennial