Complete Monarch Garden
Life Cycle of the Monarch Butterfly (egg-caterpillar-chrysalis-adult)
COMPLETE MONARCH GARDEN
This 10-plant selection of perennials will supply everything a monarch needs to complete its life cycle -- milkweeds to host caterpillars and an assortment of nectar-rich species to feed adult monarchs. This garden will thrive in mostly sunny conditions with average soil moisture and will fill 30-40 square feet.
Each "COMPLETE MONARCH GARDEN" will include (3) Milkweeds and an assortment of (7) nectar-rich flowering perennials based upon current inventory at time of order.
The cost of the "COMPLETE MONARCH GARDEN" will vary from $40 - $60 depending on the size of containers in stock at time of order.
Below are examples of species that may be included in the 10-plant collection "COMPLETE MONARCH GARDEN".
monarch eggs and caterpillars on milkweed
Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Marsh Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata)
New England Aster (Symphyotrichum novae-angliae)
Bradbury's Beebalm (Monarda bradburiana)
Missouri Coneflower (Rudbeckia missouriensis)
Eastern Blazing Star (Liatris scariosa)
Pale Purple Coneflower (Echinacea pallida)
Garden Phlox (Phlox paniculata)
Rough Blazing Star (Liatris aspera)
Wild Bergamot (Monarda fistulosa)
Blue Sage (Salvia azurea)
Showy Goldenrod (Solidago speciosa)
adult monarch in good hands