Butterfly Weed

Asclepias tuberosa 'Silky Deep Red'

  • Easy to grow
  • Long narrow seed pods emerge after flowering
  • Host plant for monarch butterflies
  • Height: 24 - 28 in
  • Spread: 10 - 12 in

Interesting Notes:

Use Sloat Planting Mix and EB Stone Sure Start when planting Feed with EB Stone All Purpose Food

Characteristics & Attributes for Asclepias curassavica 'Silky Deep Red'

Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Humming-birds
Attracts Humming-birds
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer Bloomer
Summer Bloomer
Average Water
Average Water
Butterfly Weed | Asclepias tuberosa 'Silky Deep Red'
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