Variegated Tropical Milkweed - Asclepias curassavica "Charlotte's Blush" - Butterfly Host and Nectar Plant
Variegated Tropical Milkweed "Charlotte's Blush"
Asclepias curassavica "Charlotte's Blush"
Plant Type: Annual
Plant Spacing: 2-3 ft.
Light Requirements: Full sun
Water/Soil Requirements: Prefers well-drained soil
Propagation: Patented, propagation prohibited
Host Plant: for Monarch (Danaus plexippus), Queen (Danaus gilippus), and Soldier (Danaus eresimus) Butterfly
Nectar Plant: Butterflies and other pollinators are attracted to bright orange, yellow, and red blooms. Remove spent flowers regularly to encourage repeat blooming.
Plant Variegated Tropical Milkweed in your yard to attract butterflies and enjoy watching the butterfly life cycle!Starter Plants are not large enough to feed larvae. One 4" potted plant will feed 1 larvae.