Butterfly weed asclepias tuberosa Native Perennial Bloom: Summer Propagation: Seed, Root... Figure 4. Although monarch larvae will consume Butterfly weed ( Asclepias tuberosa ), the “hairy”... Photograph by Cliff Crego Copyright © 2000 picture-poems.com early May Zone 5b Fox Haven Journal will be quiet for a few days as we seek cooler refuge on a river in the Missouri... . Butterfly weed is also known as Milkweed and Butterfly Plant. Plant is an upright, smooth... Directions: Go north of Elizabethton for 18 miles on TN 91, turn left (northwest) on Mose Stout Road... Untitled Document Name : Butterfly weed Botanical Name : Asclepias tuberosa Bloom Time and... The antennae have shrunk and the head end become lifeless as the Chrysalis forms inside. CLICK PICTURES FOR LARGER VIEW DESCRIPTION Butterfly weed is a member of the milkweed family but... Butterfly weed or Pleurisy Root Asclepias tuberosa 50% 75% 100% EXIF The antennae have shrunk and the head end become lifeless as the Chrysalis forms inside. Fall Butterfly weed . . . (Asclepias tuberosa) NEW : To view / purchase different sized prints of... July 13th, 2011, 1:15 pm Monarch_on_Butterfly_Weed.jpg Generated with Arles Image Web Page Creator Plant warm season vegetables such as tomatoes, peppers, and cucumbers after April 20. These plants... Tweet Habitat: restored Indiana prairie No species ID suggestions 2 Comments Sign in to comment The above pictures were taken June 12, 2004 near New Egypt, New Jersey. top of site - back to plants... Butterflyweed is a host plant for the monarch butterfly . Butterfly-weed Click on the image above to return to the tour. Butterfly weed This gorgeous orange flower of the Milkweed family graces the Great Smoky Mountain... Food: A member of the Milkweed family, so most parts of the plant contain toxins. A crude sugar is... All images and text Copyright © 2003 Caroline Blackburn.