Milkweed plants for Monarch and
other interesting butterflies
Bundles of 10 Cuttings
Asclepias curassavica – tropical milkweed
Hardiness range: 9A - 11
Height: 6" to 30"
Growth rate: Average
Exposure: Full sun
Bloom color: Red, yellow
Bloom season: Mid Summer to Mid Fall
Bloom attributes: Attracts butterflies
Leaf color: Green
Water requirements: Moist
Soil pH requirements: Acidic, neutral, slightly alkaline
Soil type: Sandy, clay, loamy
Form: Upright or erect
Landscape uses: Border, container, massing
Attributes : Host plant for Monarch and Queen
All healthy, pesticide free milkweed starter plants.
Ready to grow into large leafy plants to feed your Monarch butterflies.
Plants are not yet large enough to feed caterpillars.
All orders will receive complete growing
instructions and Free milkweed seeds
Due to shipping time and heat some leaves will yellow or fall off.
Not to worry as Milkweed regenerates quite quickly
Please consider overnight shipping during the hot summer months.
One of these
will grow into
one of these
Milkweed cuttings are bundled in groups of 10 stems.
Most will be doubled in each peat pot some are individual.
Plants will not ship between November 15th and March 1st
Due to the high volume demand on plant cuttings
we strongly recommend ordering as soon as possible.