ORANGE BUTTERFLY WEED
Orange Butterfly Weed receives a standing ovation for it’s show stopping ability to capture attention with the bright orange show it puts on when in full bloom!
- Common Name: Butterfly weed, pleurisy root, orange milkweed
- Botanical Name: Asclepias tuberosa
- Family: Asclepiadaceae
- Plant type: Perennial
- Sun: Full
- Soil Type: Dry, well-drained
- Hardiness: Zones: 3-9 (USDA)
- Native: North America – eastern and southeastern U.S.
- Seed: No cold stratification necessary direct sow any time.