ASCLEPIAS fruticosus (Gomphocarpus) (#ASCFRU4 - H 36)

ASCLEPIAS fruticosus (Gomphocarpus)

Perennial treated as an annual: Decid., deer resist. & dt. tolerant. Host for Monarch butterflies & caterpillars. Has the same white blms as "Family Jewels" topped w/hairy balls, but they're pointed! The star-shaped flowers are followed by the pale green, hairy balls or seed pods. Good for cut flower arrangements. Attracts hummers. Blms summer-fall. Size: 3' x 3'. Exp. sun. Water: mod. USDA Z8. (syn. Gomphocarpus fruticosa).

Available sizes

Size Location Price
4 Inch H 36 call