All of the milkweeds are excellent butterfly nectar plants and also serve as the sole food source for Monarch caterpillars. This species is a handsome garden plant, with upright stems and rosy flowers. It can be a bit invasive as it spreads by underground rhizomes. This is the milkweed most often seen in the eastern U.S.
Starts shipping in April 2020!
We ship based on the average last frost date for your shipping zip code and also when the plants are well rooted in their pots. Most plants are shipped in 2 3/8” square, by 3 ¾” deep “band pots”. Plant size varies by species and shipping date but will be well rooted and ready to plant.
Height and Width: 3-5' x 3'