Tropical Butterfly Weed Seeds

Tropical Butterfly Weed Seeds

Magnificent tricolor blooms

Item # 51035-PK-P1
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Genus Asclepias
Species curassavica
Item Form (P) Pkt of 50 seeds
Zone 9 - 11
Bloom Start to End Early Summer - Mid Fall
Habit Upright
Seeds Per Pack 50
Plant Height 24 in - 3 ft
Plant Width 20 in - 24 in
Bloom Size 2 in
Additional Characteristics Award Winner, Bloom First Year, Butterfly Lovers, Cut-and-Come-Again, Direct Sow, Easy Care Plants, Ever Blooming, Flower, Free Bloomer, Heirloom, Indoor Growing, Long Bloomers, Pest Fighter, Rose Companions
Bloom Color Light Red, Multi-Color, Orange, Yellow
Foliage Color Dark Green
Light Requirements Full Sun
Moisture Requirements Dry, Moist,  well-drained
Resistance Cold Hardy, Deer Resistance, Disease Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Heat Tolerant, Humidity Tolerant, Pest Resistant
Soil Tolerance Clay, Normal,  loamy, Poor, Sandy
Uses Beds, Border, Containers, Cut Flowers, Everlastings, Outdoor, Wildflowers, Winter Interest

Review Summary
(Based on 1 Reviews)

4 star rating
Overall Rating: 4.0 / 5.0


4 star rating
My favorite milkweed
Squishy from KS wrote on September 27, 2019

Beautiful blooms that kept going until frost. Butterflies loved it so much that the monarch babies decimated my plants which rebounded from being basically just stems. Sadly annual in zone 6. 4 stars because germination was spotty for me.