Clusters of attractive buds open to bright scarlet-red and yellow flowers. Tolerant of lean, unimproved soil. This easy care, well-behaved plant needs little attention and provides wonderful color. Ideal for naturalized areas, meadows, and borders. Herbaceous perennial.
Make sure to locate the Red Butterlies Milkweed in a spot that receives full sun. Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
This milkweed is fast growing to 3 ft. tall, and 2 ft. wide.
The key features most appreciated by gardeners are; Easy-Care Perennial, It blooms throughout the Summer months. It works well as a border plant or in a container. It adds great depth and color to any Urban Garden, Wildlife Garden, or Woodland Garden.