Grow Butterfly Milkweed from fresh Asclepias tuberosa flower seeds. Butterfly Milkweed, also known as "Butterfly Weed" will produce beautiful clusters of orange flowers. The plants themselves grow to a mature height of about 18 to 30 inches tall. The Butterfly Milkweed is known for attracting an array of beneficial insects such as bumblebees, lady bugs, hummingbirds and most importantly the endangered Monarch butterfly. Butterfly Milkweed is grown as a perennial flowering plant which will return each year from it's deeply established root system. Asclepias is very important to the Monarch butterfly as it is categorized as a host plant. The caterpillars will enjoy it's large, tender leaves and adult Monarchs, as well as many other butterflies look to it for it's rich source of nectar. The Butterfly Milkweed can be grown with other varieties such as the Showy Milkweed, Swamp Milkweed & Common Milkweed.
Quality Milkweed seeds packaged by Seed Needs. Intended for the current and the following growing season.
Butterfly Milkweed, also known as "Butterfly Weed" will produce beautiful clusters of orange flowers. The plants themselves grow to a mature height of about 18 to 30 inches tall.
Butterfly Milkweed is categorized as a perennial flowering plant. Grown from seed, Milkweed plants will establish a deep root system, allowing them to return the following growing season.
Each seed packet measures 3.25" x 4.50" in dimension. The front displays a colorful illustration of the flower and the back displays detailed sowing instructions to grow them.
All Milkweed seeds sold by Seed Needs are Non-GMO based seed products and are intended for the current & the following growing season. All seeds are produced from open pollinated plants, stored in a temperature controlled facility and constantly moved out due to popularity.
Seed Needs, Butterfly Milkweed/Monarch Flower (Asclepias tuberosa) 2 Packages of 100 Seeds Untreated best price $9.45 new 2020
$7.30 Seed Needs, Pink Swamp Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) Twin Pack of 100 Seeds Each Untreated