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Asclepias curassavica 'Silky Gold'
#2 Container Size

Monarch Butterfly Foodplant


An exotic yellow variety of tropical milkweed from South America. Large clusters of golden yellow flowers are displayed against yellow-green foliage. This easy care plant mixes beautifully with other tall perennials and is deal for naturalized areas, meadows, and borders. An herbaceous perennial.


  • Light Needs: Full sun
  • Watering Needs: Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
  • Average Landscape Size: Quickly reaches 3 to 4 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.
  • Blooms: Spring thru Fall
  • Plant Type: Perennial
  • Foliage Color: Green
  • Flower Color: Yellow
  • Garden Style: Butterfly and habitat gardens, flower gardens, cottage gardens
  • USDA Hardiness Zone: 8-11

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* Plants are sourced from local California growers for each individual order.
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