Water Hyssop (Bacopa monnieri) - Butterfly Host Plant

Shady Oak Butterfly Farm

$18.00 
SKU: WH-SP-6

Water Hyssop, Indian Pennywort

Bacopa monnieri

Plant Type: Perennial herb

Zones: 8-11

Height:6-10 in.

Light Requirements: Part shade to full sun

Water/Soil Requirements: Grows well in a variety of soil types, prefers consistently moist soil, can grow in standing water

Propagation: Cuttings

Host Plant: White Peacock Butterfly

Plant Water Hyssop in your yard to attract butterflies and enjoy watching the butterfly life cycle!

Water Hyssop (Bacopa monnieri) is a native butterfly host plant found in the United States. Water Hyssop is a perineal that loves wet, sunny areas. It is the host plant for the White Peacock (Anartia jatrophae) butterfly. Plant Water Hyssop in your garden to attract butterflies and enjoy watching the butterfly life cycle!

 

Butterflies we raise at Shady Oak Butterfly Farm