Milkweeds for the Garden

Milkweeds for the Garden

Date: June 20, 2023

Time: 6:00pm

Location: Fayette County Extension Office, 1140 Harry Sykes Way, Lexington, 40504

With the recent addition of the Monarch Butterfly to the IUCN Red List of Threatened Species™ it has never been more important to plant milkweed in your home garden. However, not all milkweeds belong in the garden. We will highlight some species of milkweed that are best suited for use in the garden and go over some tips to successfully raise monarchs in your backyard. Everyone will receive one of the recommended varieties to plant at home. Cost: $5.00


For more information contact: Tyson Gregory,


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