Asclepias syriaca Common Milkweed
Common Milkweed is the foodplant for Monarch butterflies and many other butterflies.? Milkweed is an annual plant that produces medium sized leaves and large seed pods.?? Milkweed also produces beautiful flowers that attract butterflies.? Common Milkweed received it's name because of the milky substance it bleeds when wounded.? Can be grown outdoors in the Summer and indoors during winter if given the proper lighting.? Grow in a garden to attract Monarchs, or place one or two Monarch Pupae per plant to grow beautiful butterflies.? Many of our customers cover the plant with mesh so that sunlight gets in, but scavengers cannot get to the caterpillars.?
10 seeds per packet shipping included!