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  • True to it's name, Butterfly Milkweed is a great plant to attract butterflies.

  • This plant is neither weedy in its looks or habits.

  • It has a very long tap root which makes it highly drought resistant.

  • Offers a welcome colour change in late summer when many other plants have yellow blooms.

  • Plant is considered to be a great plant for home gardens by Horticultural Societies.

Butterfly Milkweed

Asclepias tuberosa

  • Genus: Asclepias
  • Species: tuberosa
  • Color: Orange
  • Height: 1.5'-3'
  • Blooms: July-Aug
  • Soil: sand to clay
  • Light: part shade to full sun
  • Water: dry to average
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Price

Large(6"): half gallon $12.00

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Phone: (519) 736-4695
Email: sales@nativetreesandplants.com
Visit Us: 629 Dalhousie St.

Amherstburg, ON
N9V 2M2


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Plant Attribute Legend

  • deer resistant code

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  • attracts hummingbirds code

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    hummingbirds

  • attracts butterflies code

    attracts
    butterflies

  • attracts songbird code

    attracts
    songbird

  • cut flowers code

    cut
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  • drought resistant code

    drought
    resistant

  • walnut resistant code

    walnut
    resistant