Exposure
Sun
Soil Moisture Needs
Dry
Average
Growth Rate in the Garden
Medium
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Nature Attraction
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Bees
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Bloom Color
Gold
Yellow
Attributes
Long Blooming
Drought Tolerant
East Coast Native
For Bird Lovers
Good Cut Flowers
Easy to Grow
Fragrant
Water Requirements
Prefers well-drained soil
Picture courtesy of Walters Gardens

Asclepias tuberosa 'Blonde Bombshell'

Butterfly Weed

This variety of Butterfly weed has golden yellow flowers that bloom during the Summer and attracts butterflies, bees, and hummingbirds. It has dark foliage that grows in a uniform habit. 

Height:

18-20 in

Spacing:

28-32"

Bloom Time:

Summer

Bloom Color:

Golden Yellow

Asclepias (as-klee'-pi-as)

Family: Asclepidaceae · Common Name: Butterfly Weed, Milkweed

Clusters of vibrant flowers attract butterflies in profusion, July to August. Excellent for the butterfly garden, perennial border or as cut flowers. Attractive seedpods for crafts, arrangements.

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