Asclepias tuberosa 'Gay Butterflies'

Butterfly Weed

  • Height: 24-28 Inches
  • Hardiness Zone: 4-10

Interesting Notes:

Gather bouquets of Asclepias all summer long; the long stems are wonderful for cutting and are long-lasting. Sear the ends of the cut stems over a flame to stop the milky sap from leaking out.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure
Full Sun
Moisture Needs
Average
Critter Resistance
Rabbit Resistant
Squirrel Resistant
Deer Resistant
Nature Attraction
Butterflies
Season of Interest
Summer
Growth Rate
Medium
Foliage Color
Green
Uses
Drought Tolerant
Naturalizing
Cut Flower
Butterfly Weed Asclepias tuberosa Gay Butterflies from Paridon Horticultural Limited
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