Monarch populations have been in decline for a number of years, and the loss of nectar sources and milkweeds has been indicated as a major contributor to these declines. This mixture is composed of native wildflowers, garden flowers and milkweeds which supply nectar sources for adult monarchs. Milkweeds are utilized for egg-laying and provide food to monarch caterpillars. This mixture is appropriate for home gardens, commercial landscaping, golf courses and other maintained sites.
Mix components: Annual Candytuft (Iberis umbellata), Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa), Dwarf Cosmos (Cosmos bipinnatus), Gayfeather (Liatris spicata), Hoary Vervain (Verbena stricta), Indian Blanket (Gaillardia pulchella), Marigold ‘Naughty Marietta’ (Tagetes patula), Mexican Sunflower (Tithonia rotundifolia), Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea), Rocket Larkspur (Delphinium consolida), Siberian Wallflower (Cheiranthus allionii), Smooth Aster (Aster laevis), Sulphur Cosmos (Cosmos sulphureus), Zinnia (Zinnia elegans)