BUTTERFLY WEED

Asclepias tuberosa (Perennial Plant of the Year)

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Height

60cm

Spread

60cm

Zones

4-9b

Usage

Dt - Cu

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BUTTERFLY WEED

Perennial of the Year 2017. An excellent plant known for its ability to support insects and birds and serve as the primary caterpillar food for a beloved North American native butterfly.

PLANT PROPERTIES

Flower Colours
Yellow
Orange
Foliage Colours
Green
Flowering Category
Summer Blooms
Flowering Months
July
August
Soil Types
Well Drained
Acidic
Dry

CARE INSTRUCTIONS

Very late to come up in the spring, so mark the spot by planting daffodils or other companion bulbs. Use Parkwood Transplanter, followed by Parkwood 15-30-15.


WARRANTY: 2 year(s

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