Asclepias “Silky Deep Red”

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Common Name:

Red Butterflyweed


South America


A. curassavica “Silky Deep Red”
Semi-Evergreen Perennial

Brilliant red/yellow blooms atop each stem in fall. Green leafy stems. Can be grown as an annual; collected seeds can be planted in spring. Attracts Monarch butterflies.


Temperature: Hardy to 15F

Sun: Sun to Part Shade

Water: Moderate

Size: 3 to 4 ft tall

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