Asclepias tuberosa, Butterfly Weed Organically Grown, Native Wildflower

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Asclepias tuberosa, Butterfly Weed, Organically Grown, Native Wildflower

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Asclepias tuberosa, Butterfly Weed Organically Grown, Native Wildflower

Asclepias tuberosa has Attractive Flowers
Asclepias tuberosa is Beneficial to Insects:
Asclepias tuberosa is a host for monarch butterflies Butterflies:
Erosion Control:
FACU – Usually occur in non-wetlands, but may occur in wetlands:
Flood Tolerant:
Full – Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
Herbaceous plant:
High Wildlife Value:
Hummingbirds:
Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
Moist Soil:
Native to Coastal Regions:
Native To Mountain Regions:
Native to Piedmont Regions:
Perennial:
Pollinator support:
Small Mammals:
UPL- Almost never occur in wetlands:
Wildflower:
Full Sun:
Botanic Native Name (s): Asclepias tuberosa

Common Native Name(s): Butterfly milkweed

Mature height :2-3′

Mature spread:3-4ft

Flower Color: ORANGE

Bloom Time: May-July

Fruit: Pod

Sun Exposure: Full Sun Part Sun

Soil moisture: Average Moist

Soil Ph:5-8

Soil Type: Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture

Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay

Asclepias tuberosa Native Habitat: Roadsides along ditches, streambanks, meadows, prairies

Notes: Asclepias tuberosa is a Major food and larva source for monarch butteflies, can tolerate drought, interesting seed pod

Fragrant Erosion Control Flood Tolerant Drought tolerant Deer Resistant

High Wildlife Value: Beneficial Insects Butterflies Hummingbirds

Native to Coastal Regions

Native To Mountain Regions

Native to Piedmont Regions

Native Perennial/Wildflower

Asclepias tuberosa, Butterfly Weed Organically Grown, Native Wildflower