Also known as
Butterfly Weed, Butterfly Flower, Butterfly Root, Chieger Flower, Flux Root, Indian Paintbrush, Indian Potato, Orange Root, Swallow Root, Tuber Root, White Root, Wind Root, Butterfly Milkweed, Orange Milkweed, Canada root
5 years to reach maturity
Pleurisy Root Overview
This is one of North Americas meadow wildflowers. It is a mounding shaped perennial, and it produces small heads of orange, yellow or red blooms.
How to propagate Pleurisy Root
Tip cuttings or seed in spring.
Special features of Pleurisy Root
Other uses of Pleurisy Root
Attracts humming birds in suitable geographical locations. Whole plant is poisonous if eaten.