Milkweed Red Butterflies

Red Butterflies Milkweed

Asclepias curassavica ‘Red Butterflies’

Clusters of attractive buds open to bright scarlet-red and yellow flowers. This easy care, well-behaved plant needs little attention and provides wonderful color. Tolerates poor, unimproved soils. Ideal for naturalized areas, meadows, and borders. An herbaceous perennial.

Light Needs:Full sun to partial shade.

Watering Needs:Water regularly – weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

Average Landscape Size:Quickly reaches 3 ft. tall, 2 ft. wide.

Key Features:Butterfly plant

Blooms: Red