Asclepias tuberosa

Asclepias tuberosa- common butterflyweed is an essential part of the Colorado Garden.

So lovely and bright, it also is a workhorse for providing  to our natural food web.

I am planting this in both a sandy site and a heavy clay – two different varieties.

I have seeds from

Plants from Prairie Nursery

 

 

An amateur gardener who loves to watch the garden grow.