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Buy Butterfly Milkweed online. This native plant is late to break dormancy in spring, and needs abundant sunlight and dry growing conditions. Butterfly milkweed boasts three months of brilliant orange blooms during the summer that attract hummingbirds, bees, Monarch butterflies, and other beneficial insects.
Hardiness Zone: 4-9 · Mature Height: 24-28 Inches · Mature Spread: 22-24 Inches
Purchase BUTTERFLY MILKWEED Online:
Eco gallon Potted
(1031 units available now - SR)
(54 units for review on 5/1/22) - Pre-Order
List Price $25.00 In Stock
Family: Apocynaceae · Common Name: Butterfly Milkweed
FREE with every plant purchased:
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- A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
- Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
- Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
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BUTTERFLY MILKWEED Plant Characteristics
|•||Leaf Spot - Low Resistance|
|•||Powdery Mildew - Low Resistance|
|•||Root Rot - Low Resistance|
Leaf Color Fall*
Leaf Color Spring*
Leaf Color Summer*
Preferred Soil Conditions*
|•||Adapts Well to Most Soil Types|
|•||Low Water Use|
|•||Prefers Dry Soils|
Season of Interest*
|•||Late Spring/Early Summer|
|•||Late Summer/Early Autumn|
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BUTTERFLY MILKWEED Homeowner Growing & Maintenance Tips
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 free fertilizer with every order.