Natural Shore Technologies
Using ecology to restore land and water
Butterfly weed has stunning clusters of bright orange flowers. Established plants have a deep taproot. It is a host plant for monarch butterfly caterpillars, and the flowers are a magnet for many other insects. Its short stature and clump forming habit make it the perfect addition to any garden.
full sun to partial sun
1 – 2 ft.
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