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Butterfly Milkweed Roots - Cinderella

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  • The Monarch Butterfly Attractor, Beautiful Native Wildflower
  • Tuberous-Rooted Herbaceous Perennial, Summer Blooming until Fall
  • This perennial will bloom to it's potential in the following growing season

Fast Facts

Life Cycle:Perennial
Light Requirement:Full Sun
Planting Season:Spring
Color:Purple, Pink
Plant Height:18-30 inches
Plant Spacing:18 inches
Planting Depth:2 inches Deep
Water Needs:Low
Hardiness Zones:3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Ships:Spring
Features:Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Wet Soil Tolerant
Blooms:Summer

About Butterfly Milkweed Roots - Cinderella

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Cinderella Butterfly Milkweed Roots - Asclepias incarnata

If your garden has been working overtime, but still isn't getting the recognition it deserves from the monarchs, perhaps it's time to bring in Cinderella. Cinderella Butterfly Milkweed is a hard-working native wildflower that produces purple and pink blooms that are attractive to hummingbirds and various pollinators. Not only does it look great, work hard, and attract monarchs, but this Cinderella requires no glass slippers.

Fast Facts

Life Cycle:Perennial
Light Requirement:Full Sun
Planting Season:Spring
Color:Purple, Pink
Plant Height:18-30 inches
Plant Spacing:18 inches
Planting Depth:2 inches Deep
Water Needs:Low
Hardiness Zones:3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Ships:Spring
Features:Attracts Pollinators, Attracts Hummingbirds, Deer Resistant, Wet Soil Tolerant
Blooms:Summer

About Butterfly Milkweed Roots - Cinderella

Out for Season

The More Bulbs You Buy, The More You Save!

Cinderella Butterfly Milkweed Roots - Asclepias incarnata

If your garden has been working overtime, but still isn't getting the recognition it deserves from the monarchs, perhaps it's time to bring in Cinderella. Cinderella Butterfly Milkweed is a hard-working native wildflower that produces purple and pink blooms that are attractive to hummingbirds and various pollinators. Not only does it look great, work hard, and attract monarchs, but this Cinderella requires no glass slippers.

How to Plant Butterfly Milkweed

About Butterfly Milkweed

The Monarch Butterfly Attractor, a beautiful native wildflower - this tuberous-rooted herbaceous perennial offers lovely, flat-topped clusters of purple flowers with stiff, lance shaped leaves.

When to Plant Butterfly Milkweed Roots

Butterfly Milkweed roots should be planted in the Spring, after the threat of frost has passed. It can be slow to emerge through the soil, but will grow quickly when it does, hitting peak height and bloom in mid- to late-summer.

Where to Plant Butterfly Milkweed Roots

Butterfly Milkweed prefers locations with Full Sun. Well-draining rocky or sandy soil is best, though Butterfly Milkweed can grow in clay or dense soil. Though in these conditions, it will grow more slowly.

How to Plant Butterfly Milkweed Roots

Dig a hole that can accomodate the entirety of the root, with the top of the Milkweed roots even with the surface of the soil. Backfill soil and compress firmly.

How to Care for Butterfly Milkweed

As long as the soil drains well, and the Milkweed gets Full Sun, it shouldn't need any special care. Once foliage dies back in the fall, the Milkweed can be cut back right down to ground level. It will re emerge successfully in the following Spring season.

Download Printable Planting Guide

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