Sassafras - Sassafras albidum - Native Butterfly Host Plant
Sassafras, Cinnamon Wood, Mitten Tree
Plant Type: Deciduous tree
Plant Height: 30 - 50 ft., can be kept trimmed as a shrub
Light Requirements: Shade to full sun
Water/Soil Requirements: Prefers moist soil
Propagation: Seeds, root cuttings
Host Plant: Spicebush, Palamedes, and Pale Swallowtail Butterfly, Promethea Moth,
Plant Sassafras in your yard to attract butterflies and enjoy watching the butterfly life cycle!
One 6" potted plant will feed 1 larvae.