Colorado Native Milkweed Species
200 seeds Butterfly weed, Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly weed is the NPPA's 2017 perennial flower of the year. Butterfly weed in native across most of the United States. Although its a milkweed it does not have a white sap. Butterfly weed is a host plant for the monarch butterfly and makes a wonderful companion plant in any garden.
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Visit Lady Bird Johnson Wildflower Center for more milkweed specific plant information.