Prairie Milkweed (Asclepias sullivantii) Quick Facts:
Host plant for Monarch butterflies, nectar for many
Native to the central US
Hardy in USDA zones 3-7
Prefers full sun
Medium to moist well-draining soil
Fragrant pink flowers bloom in summer
Up to 3 feet tall
Space 1-2 feet apart
Seeds need 30 day cold stratification or fall/winter sow.
Prairie Milkweed Plants
These plants are grown specifically to be safe for butterflies/caterpillars. These plants are in a 3 1/2″ pot and are ready to go in the ground or be potted into a larger container.