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Plant Characteristics

Attributes
  • Drought Tolerant
Exposure
  • Sun
Flower Color
  • Orange
Nature Attraction
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies
Best Characteristics
  • Flower
Soil Moisture Needs
  • Average
  • Well Drained
Plant Type
  • Perennial
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Asclepias is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

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BUTTERFLY MILKWEED

Asclepias tuberosa 'Butterfly Milkweed'

Buy Butterfly Milkweed online. Brilliant orange flowers, late to break dormancy. Grow in a dry and warm condition.

Mature Height:

24-28 Inches

Mature Spread:

12-15 Inches

Hardiness Zone:

4-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Apocynaceae · Common Name: Butterfly Milkweed

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • Sooner Lifetime Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • Pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included to use when planting; Hydro-Gels help retain soil moisture, and plants establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will survive drought conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.
  • Customer satisfaction survey sent after your order is received that provides you with a $10.00 off coupon code on your next order.

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Three inch Potted

SKU: 7516

(.46 qrt / .43 liters)
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$9.95

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Eco gallon Potted

SKU: 2265

(2.64 qrts / 2.51 liters)
(15 units available now - S)
(16 units arriving on 3/1/15) (?)
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$18.95

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Jared
Glen Ellyn, IL
September 2014