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McKenzie Seed – Milkweed Butterfly

Gravel/Soil/Mulch Estimator

McKenzie Seed – Milkweed Butterfly


Tropical Milkweed attractive to butterflies! This easy to grow cheerful flower provides large clusters of orange to reddish colored blooms along landscapes. Tolerates dry conditions.



Product Weight: 440 milligrams

Plant Type: Annual

Bloom Color: Orange to reddish

Grows Best In: Full Sun

Bloom Period: June to Frost

Days to Seed Germination: 14 to 21 days

Seed Planting Depth: 6 mm (1/4″)

Seed Spacing: 2.5 cm (1″)

Plant Spread: 45-60 cm (1.5-2′)

Growing Height: 60-90 cm (24-36″)

Planting Instructions: Sow seed directly into the garden once all danger of frost has passed. For earlier blooms, start seed indoors 6-8 weeks before last frost.

Suggestions: Attracts Butterflies and bees