Orange Butterfly Weed, Asclepias tuberosa
long-lived perennial native to North America. Compact orange flowers grow in
clusters at the top of branching stems. The flowers produce nectar which
attracts butterflies throughout the growing season. Grows best in full sun in
very well-drained, sandy or poor soil. May take two years to become established
from seed. Height: 12-24 inches, Blooming period: June-September. 50 seeds/2.00.