SKU: 45475



Latin Name: Asclepias Tuberosa

Description: Also known as Butterfly Weed, this Ontario native perennial is an excellent choice to add to native and naturalized gardens. Architecturally, the orange florets and compact growth habit make butterfly weed an attractive focal point among taller flowering plants in a wildflower garden. Consider it alongside other pollinators like sedums, buddleia, or anise-hyssop.

Native to Ontario

Zone: 3-8
Height: 50-60cm
Spread: 50-60cm
Shape: Upright
Sun or Shade: Sun
Foliage: Green, lance-like
Fall Colour: Yellow
Flower type: Orange flower clusters, fragrant. Summer

To help ensure your satisfaction, Peter Knippel Nursery Inc. offers the following guarantee:

GUARANTEE: Peter Knippel Nursery Inc. agrees to replace once at no charge, any tree, shrub or evergreen purchased at regular retail price, which fails to grow in the first year from date of purchase.

Roses are guaranteed for the duration of the first growing season (from Spring to Fall) from the date of purchase.

Plants purchased on sale are guaranteed to the sale price only.

In no case shall Peter Knippel Nursery Inc. be liable for more than the amount of the original purchase price.

NOT COVERED: The guarantee does not apply to annuals, tropicals, houseplants, perennials, above-ground planters, sod, bulbs, seeds, customer plants which have been transplanted or ‘final sale’ items. Roses are not guaranteed over the winter months.

We do not guarantee against losses due to vandalism, theft, mechanical or chemical injury, animal damage, pest damage, neglect, improper care or severe weather conditions beyond our control.

CUSTOMER RESPONSIBILITY: The purchaser agrees to follow proper planting, maintenance, watering frequency and winter protection.

If replacement is necessary, the customer is responsible for presenting the failed plant material and the original purchase invoice.