Asclepias Tuberosa (Butterfly Weed)

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Scientific Name: Asclepias tuberosa

Common Name: Butterfly Weed

Hardiness Zone: 3a – 9b

Hardiness Degree: -40 F (-40.0 C)

Blooming Season: Summer, Late Summer

Plant Habit: Upright

Characteristics: Attracts Butterflies, Heat Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds

Water: Light

Fertilize: None or when needed only

Spacing: 15 – 18″ (38 – 46cm)

Height: 24 – 36″ (61 – 91cm)

Width: 18 – 24″ (46 – 61cm)

Exposure: Sun

All Perennial Plants are Fully Rooted and ship in 4″ Pots

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Vibrant flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds to the garden and are striking when planted with achillea or artemisia. This native plant adapts well to poor, dry soil and is ideal in meadow gardens or natural areas. Good cut flower, dry seedpods.


Image and Info from Ball Horticulture

Additional information

Weight 2.25 lbs
Dimensions 12 × 12 × 12 in


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