| Feb 15, 2006
|| BUTTERFLY WEED
Butterflyweed is a member of the Milkweed family. Butterfly Weed can be found in open patches on Monte Sano and Wade Mountain Slopes and along roadside banks. This is a wildflower that can be grown in your garden from seed. Seed can be purchased from garden centers or catalogs. However it takes 2 years for the plant to produce blooms.