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Butterfly Weed     

Tray of smaller black square pots

This planting is in the Plastic pots, square in tray garden .

Sown from my Butterfly Weed Seeds.

Latest Milestone Sown

Quantity: 25

Plant Butterfly weed Asclepias tuberosa 385


Care Instructions

Aim for a seed spacing of approx. 1.62 feet (50.0 cm).

normally grows to a max height of 1.62 feet (that's 50.0 cm metric) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.

Your garden is in don't know light: Butterfly weed likes a position of full sun.

Remember to water Butterfly weed water very sparingly.

Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5a) is within the ideal range for Butterfly weed. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 9.

Butterfly weed requires a soil ph of 4.8 - 6.8 meaning it does best in acidic soil.

More information about Butterfly Weed is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Butterfly Weed Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.

Linked Plantings & Stash Items

Name Garden Gardener Location Planted Archived


  • 13 Apr 2019

    Sown day 0


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