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16245 South Hwy. 71
Belton, MO 64012
Tel: (816) 331-9738
Fax: (816) 331-9739

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Asclepias tuberosa
Asclepias tuberosa
Common Name: Butterfly Milkweed
Lots of bright orange, flat-topped flower clusters bloom atop stout stems for many weeks in late spring through summer. This milkweed is a host plant for the monarch butterfly and a great nectar source for many other butterflies and pollinators. This is a great garden plant, common in well-drained prairies and open savannahs.
Height: 18-24 Inches
Spread: 24- Inches
USDA Hardiness Zone: 4-9