Asclepias tuberosa
Great companion to coneflower, helenium, PLG, BG)

Height: 18-24 in
Spacing: 1-2 ft
Sun: Full
Soil: Sand, Loam, well-drained clay
Moisture: Dry to medium
Bloom: Orange June-August 4-8 wk duration
Species: Hummingbirds, bees, butterflies, Monarch, Queen Butterfly, Gray Hairstreak
Sow: Surface, or just under soil, water once per morning
Description: Fast growing, bright orangish-red blooms, are a butterfly magnet throughout the summer. Hummingbirds also love the vibrant blooms.

Plants come in a 4 inch by 4 inch pot.