Life Cycle Perennial
Planting Season Spring
Color Mixed
Bloom Season Summer

Plant Characteristics Attracts Hummingbirds, Attracts Pollinators
Use Erosion Control
Plant Resistance Deer

About Mixed Colors - Butterfly Milkweed Roots

Butterfly Milkweed incarnata

Seed Type Root

Butterfly Milkweed Mix offers a nectar powerhouse in three different butterfly-attracting colors of orange, white, and fuchsia. Native to eastern and southwestern North America, this variety is a requisite for any native plant garden, naturalized area, wildflower meadow, or prairie. For those of us interested in enticing our North American native Monarch Butterfly to visit, Butterfly Milkweed not only offers food, but the perfect flat-topped landing pad utilized by our winged friends.

Mix Contents Tuberosa, Cinderella, Iceberg

Planting Information

Planting Mixed Colors - Butterfly Milkweed Roots

Planting Season Spring
Light Requirement Full Sun
Planting Depth 2 inches
Plant Height 18 to 30 inches
Plant Spacing 18 inches
Water Needs Low
Hardiness Zones 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Bulb Size No. 1
View our Butterfly Milkweed Planting Guide to learn more.

Companions Plants

Companion Plants for Mixed Colors - Butterfly Milkweed Roots