NAME: Orange Butterfly Milkweed
OTHER COMMON NAMES: Butterfly Weed / Butterfly Milkweed
SCIENTIFIC NAME: Asclepias Tuberosa
PLANT SEEDS: Outdoors after frost / Indoors weeks before last frost
PLANT HEIGHT: 18 - 24"
PLANT SPACING: 18 - 36"
BLOOM TIME: Mid - Late Summer
HARDINESS ZONE: 4 - 10
LIGHT REQUIREMENTS: Sun - Part Shade
SOIL & WATER PREFERENCES: Average - Dry
QUANTITY: 30 Seeds
OTHER: In addition to being beautiful, Milkweed is a very important plant because it is a host for the beloved MONARCH butterfly. Monarch larva feed exclusively on Milkweeds. That means if there is no Milkweed, there would be no Monarchs :( It is also an important nectar plant for bees & other insects. The common name Milkweed was given to this plant because of its milky juice. The scientific name comes from Asclepius, the Greek god of healing, because of the many folk-medicinal uses for the milkweed plants. The dried seed pods are also very interesting for dried arrangements.
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Jan 16, 2021
Jan 6, 2021
Fast shipping: very cheering to get these good seeds in the midst of winter.
Dec 27, 2020
Arrived on time and the seller is very nice.
Dec 12, 2020
I bought maybe 25 types of seeds from the seller - all arrived in good condition with pertinent info on germinating them. Just planted some genovese basil a few days ago in my seed tray and have about a 90% germination rate! Will continue to buy from this seller and highly recommend!
Nov 25, 2020
Arrived quickly.. Can't wait to start all of these wonderful seeds.