Monarch Waystation Seed Kit

An easy way to establish a new Monarch Waystation is to order a Monarch Waystation Seed Kit developed by Monarch Watch.

   

A limited number of Monarch Waystation Seed Kits are available for $16 and include 9 varieties of nectar and monarch host plants as well as a detailed "Creating a Monarch Waystation" guide. Kits (item #125522) may be ordered via the Monarch Watch Shop online at Shop.MonarchWatch.org (direct product link) or by calling (800) 780-9986.

   

Each Monarch Waystation Seed Kit includes a total of nine (9) seed packs, including milkweeds and additional nectar plants. PLEASE NOTE: the actual species included in each kit may vary due to seed availability.

   

The Standard Monarch Waystation Seed Kit, for gardens east of the Rocky Mountains, contains the following species:
   
Milkweed

  • Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa) 
  • Common Milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) 
  • Swamp Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) 

   
General Nectar Plants

  • Indian Blanket (Gaillardia pulchella)
  • Purple Coneflower (Echinacea purpurea)
  • Joe Pye Weed (Eupatorium purpureum)
  • Scarlet Sage (Salvia coccinea)
  • Tithonia Torch, Mexican Sunflower (Tithonia)
  • Zinnia, Dahlia Mix (Zinnia elegans) 

   

     

The Western Monarch Waystation Seed Kit, for gardens west of the Rocky Mountains, contains the following species:
   
Milkweed

  • Butterfly Weed (Asclepias tuberosa) 
  • Narrowleaf Milkweed (Asclepias fascicularis) 
  • Showy Milkweed (Asclepias speciosa) 
  • Swamp Milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) 


General Nectar Plants

  • Blue Sage (Salvia farinacea) 
  • Chia (Salvia columbariae)
  • Scarlet Sage (Salvia coccinea)
  • Tithonia Torch, Mexican Sunflower (Tithonia) 
  • Zinnia, Dahlia Mix (Zinnia elegans)