Pleurisy Root

Asclepias tuberosa

Garden Care

The Butterfly weed is an herbaceous perennial and she prefers full sun and regular watering.  She is a prairie plant and does well among other low fertility grasses.  You guessed it, her alias means butterfly’s lover her, especially monarchs, my bees lover her too.

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Harvest & Parts Used

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Drying & Storage

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Medicine Making

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Recipes