Milkweed Butterfly Weed Wild Orange

· Everyone should be growing this perennial in their garden. It is native to our area, is beautiful, easy to grow and oh so beneficial to monarch butterflies and other pollinators. Plants in the Asclepias family host female monarchs eggs, provide nectar, and food for adult monarchs

· Bushy plant grows 18” H, needs full sun and sandy soil, can tolerate drought, very deer and rabbit resistant, will spread by rhizomes but controllable