Rich orange flowers.
Great ability to attract pollinating insects its a must for the keen gardener wanting the combination or striking flowers that are great for wildlife. Plant in all soils in a sunny or semi shaded spot.
This plant dies back in winter. Trim back old stems but mark where it is.
Common Name: Butterfly Weed
Life Cycle: perennial
Basic Colour: ( orange )
Flower Colour: orange
Natural Flowering: July -September
Winter Hardiness: Fully Hardy
Height with Flowers: 80cm
Soil Requirements: average / dry / well-drained / sandy
Soil ph: acidic / alkaline / neutral
Location: container / cottage garden / border / rock garden / Mediterranean
Usage: ornamental / attracts butterflies
Tolerates: drought tolerant / salt tolerant / deer resistance / rabbit resistance / shallow soil