planting milk weed?

sorie6(6b ok.)June 11, 2014

I just bought at Milk weed plant at least that what they said at the nursery . I think it is butterfly weed. Anyway I love the orange color but not sure how to plant it? Dig a hole the same size as it is in the pot or a little bigger? Any special fertilizer for it? thanks.

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runmede(7a Virginia)

Click on the link below.

Here is a link that might be useful: Instructions for planting butterfly weed -- click here

    Bookmark   June 11, 2014 at 4:39PM
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Misscole85(9)

I had the Tropical Milkweed (orange and yellow blooms) and kept it in large pots so I could move it when needed. All I used was potting soil and manure it did just fine....until the Monarchs stripped them to the ground...silly Monarchs.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 10:36AM
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sorie6(6b ok.)

Thanks

    Bookmark   June 12, 2014 at 4:21PM
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