Have you noticed fewer monarch butterflies around lately? Habitat loss and destruction of their food plants have taken a toll on them in recent years, but you can be a part of the solution. Monarchs must have milkweed to feed their young, and planting Ice Ballet Swamp Milkweed in your garden is a simple thing you can do to help these gorgeous butterflies become as plentiful as they once were. As a bonus, you’ll get to enjoy this plants sparkling white, vanilla-scented summertime flowers. It’s a win-win!
Growing Instructions: These species grow in a wide range of soil types, including clay. They don't need mulching (except in very hot climates). These are moisture-loving perennials and do well in wet to moderately moist soil conditions.