Monarch Special Kit


Make your backyard irresistible to Monarch Butterflies!

(Kit details below)

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Who doesn’t love seeing Monarch Butterflies? Now you can turn your backyard into a Monarch sanctuary. The Monarch Special Kit is designed to create the
perfect environment for our orange and black winged friends. With a variety of milkweed species for the caterpillars to feast on and Meadow Blazing Star and
Showy Goldenrod for nectar, they won’t be able to resist. More than just for butterflies, you will enjoy a variety of colorful blooms including red, pink,
orange, white, purple, and yellow.

Best planted anywhere with plenty of sunlight any anywhere you want to see Monarch Butterflies.

This kit includes 36 live plants.  Six plants of each species listed below.  We recommend planting in a 40-60 square foot area.  

The Monarch Special Kit pairs well with our Short & Tidy Kit, Short & Wild Kit, Big Prairie Kit, Backyard Prairie Kit, Rain Garden Kit, Drainage Stream Kit, Wetland Edge
Kit, Short Prairie Grass Kit, and Tall Prairie Grass Kit.

Species information:

Swamp Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata)  –  Height: 48-60″  Moisture: moist to wet  Light: full sun  Bloom: pink to red, Summer

Showy Milkweed (Asclepias speciosa)  –  Height: 24-36″  Moisture: dry to moist  Light: full sun  Bloom: pink, Summer

Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa)  –  Height: 24-36″  Moisture: dry to moist  Light: full sun  Bloom: orange, Summer

Whorled Milkweed (Asclepias verticillata)  –  Height: 24-36″  Moisture: dry  Light: full sun  Bloom: white, Summer

Meadow Blazing Star (Liatris ligulistylis)  –  Height: 36-48″  Moisture: dry to moist  Light: full sun, part shade  Bloom: purple, Summer

Showy Goldenrod (Solidago speciosa)  –  Height: 36-48″  Moisture: dry to moist  Light: full sun, part shade  Bloom: yellow, Fall

What to pair with:

Short & Tidy Kit,  Short & Wild Kit,  Big Prairie Kit,  Backyard Prairie Kit,  Rain Garden Kit,  Drainage Stream Kit,  Wetland Edge Kit,  Short Prairie Grass Kit,  Tall Prairie Grass Kit