Each plant is $5.00. Proceeds will benefit the restoration efforts at GLC's Hansen Preserve.
Deadline for plant orders is April 1. For questions call Kelley Happ at (847) 404-3957.
Available for purchase are:
Butterfly Weed—Asclepias tuberosa
(orange flowers, likes dry and sunny location)
Common Milkweed—Asclepias syrica
(Flowers are purplish white, easiest and fastest to grow.)
Swamp Milkweed—Aslepias incarnate
(rose or pink flower, fragrant, likes moist soils)
Laetris meadow blazing star (purple flowers) - has been called the "Ultimate Butterfly Magnet"
If you don't have a place for milkweed or Laetris meadown blazing star, donations are accepted and we will plant some for you at a conservancy property.