Joy Creek Nursery

009-004D4   Asclepias tuberosa     ( Butterfly Weed )

Asclepias tuberosa
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The rosy-orange buds of Asclepias tuberosa open to clusters of yellow tipped starry orange flowers that are as attractive as the Monarch butterflies that make this their host. The foliage is matte green and narrow.

Summer.  3 ft. x 1 ft.

Yellow/Orange flowers

Sun     Zones 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

20300 NW Watson Road  Scappoose, OR 97056
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