Variegated Tropical Milkweed - Asclepias curassavica "Charlotte's Blush" - Butterfly Host and Nectar Plant

Shady Oak Butterfly Farm

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Variegated Tropical Milkweed "Charlotte's Blush"

Asclepias curassavica "Charlotte's Blush"

Plant Type: Annual

Hardiness Zones:9-11

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.

Butterflies we raise at Shady Oak Butterfly Farm