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Plant of the Week: Milkweed

Asclepias, more commonly known as Milkweed or Butterfly Weed, is an essential plant for pollinator gardens. This summer blooming perennial begins blooming early to mid-summer. Flowers vary depending on variety and can be various shades of orange, purple, pink, white and even red.   Milkweed is the only host plant for Monarch caterpillars, making it […]