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Asclepias tuberosa

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Asclepias tuberosa

butterfly weed

Apocynaceae

Form
tuberous/fleshy, tap root
Stems
herbaceous
Longevity
perennial
Size
24"
Hardiness
zone 3, hardy
Exposure
sun
Bed Accession
Number
Date
Received
Received
As
Date
Planted
Size
Planted
Quantity
Planted
Date
Measured
Height
BPD 180468 6/15/2018 1 qt 8
Bed
BPD
Accession Number
180468
Date Received
6/15/2018
Received As
1 qt
Quantity Planted
8