The Monarch Gardener donates 10% of all sales to monarch conservation groups.


To make a purchase send an email to themonarchgardener@gmail.com with your order request and you will receive an invoice via paypal. Can be shipped or available for pick-up in Ipswich MA.

 

SAVE THE MONARCH BUMPER STICKERS, 3"X5": $1.00 






​PREPACKAGED SEED BALLS:

$3.00 for a package of 6.

These are 1" balls of clay and compost

impregnated with seeds. The clay will break

​down in the elements exposing the seeds for

germination. These are perfect for seeding large

areas or just a small garden.    


Available in SIX varieties:

NATIVE MONARCH GARDEN SEED BALLS: two small-garden-friendly milkweeds and six other sun-loving perennials. Toss into meadow or place in a sunny garden spot in late fall for spring sprouting. Drought tolerant. 

   Swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata)

​    Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa)

    Purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea)

    Joe-Pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum)

    Ox-eye sunflowers(Heliopsis helianthoides)

    Blazing star (Liatris spicata)

    Black-eyed susans (Rudbeckia sp.)


COMMON MILKWEED SEED BALLS:  Toss into meadow or place in sunny garden spot in late fall for spring sprouting. Drought tolerant. 

   Common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)





MILKWEED MEADOW SEED BALLS: Recreate a native milkweed meadow! Toss into meadow or sunny garden spot in late fall for spring sprouting. Drought tolerant. 

   Common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)

​    Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa)

    Purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea)

    Joe-Pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum)

    Ox-eye sunflowers(Heliopsis helianthoides)

    Blazing star (Liatris spicata)

    Black-eyed susans (Rudbeckia sp.)


NATIVE WETLAND SEED BALLS: Toss into wetland or damp garden area, will also grow in semi dry conditions. Drought tolerant once established. Cardinal flower also attracts hummingbirds. 

Swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata)

Joe-Pye Weed (Eupatorium maculatum)

Cardinal flower (Lobelia cardinalis







BUTTERFLYWEED SEED BALLS: Toss into meadow, garden or any sunny spot. A garden-friendly milkweed that grows up to 24" tall with a
beautiful yellowish/orange spray of flowers.
Butterflyweed, Asclepias tuberosa



SWAMP MILKWEED SEED BALLS: Toss into meadow, wet spot or small garden. This garden-friendly milkweed can tolerate wet conditions
(even flooding) but is also drought tolerant. Grows up
to 36" tall with a spray of pink flowers.   
Swamp milkweed, Asclepias incarnata




Small Rainbow Common Milkweed Seed Balls:

$0.25 each. Please specify color choice.

These smaller balls are perfect for guerrilla gardening

(tossing into abandoned lots, fields or roadside ditches)

or just putting in your garden!

Color is non-toxic chalk, which will breakdown in the elements. 


Rainbow Common Milkweed Seed Balls in a Bug Jar

$7.00. Contains 20 small rainbow common milkweed seed

balls perfect for throwing into fields, along roadsides or in

your garden. Packaged in a plastic bug collecting jar.

Please specify lady bug or bumblebee. 

      

                             

Party Favors! Weddings, Corporate Events, Baby Showers,

Birthday parties!

Contact for pricing: all orders are custom and 

can be made with any available seed ball

combination and colors or you can create

your own! 


Milkweed seeds: 25 seeds for $1.00

Common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca)

Swamp milkweed -choose pink or white (Asclepias incarnata)

Butterflyweed (Asclepias tuberosa) 



Mini Monarch Garden-in-a-Box: $17

Perfect for Mother's Day! 

Choose 5 4" plants from stock list below.

Available for pick up in Ipswich, at all events and

at the on-site annual yard sale May 13th. 


All plants always available for pick up in Ipswich by appointment or at a farmers market or sales event (see "Home" page for dates).

First-year plants: 2” pot = $2.00  4” pot = $3.50 5” pot = $5.00
Second-year plants 5” pots = $6.00
(Unless otherwise noted)

MILKWEEDS
Swamp milkweed (Asclepias incarnata) pink and white in stock
Butterflyweed (Asclepias tuberosa)
Poke milkweed (Asclepias exaltata) 
Common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca) 
Whorled milkweed (Ascelpias verticillata) 4" available, but small
Tropical milkweed (Asclepias curassavica - annual): 4" pot: $3.00

NATIVE NECTAR PLANTS
Blue Hyssop (Agastache foeniculum)

Canada windflower (Anenome canadensis)

Columbine (Aquilegia canadensis)
New Jersey Tea (Ceanothus americanus): 5" pot: $7.00 N/A still growing
Tickseed (Coreopsis lanceolata)

Hay-scented fern (Dennstaedtia punctilobula)
Purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea)
Joe-pye weed (Eupatorium maculatum)

Sweet joe-pye weed (Eupatorium purpureum)

Blanket Flower (Galliardia sp.)
Ox-eye sunflower (Heliopsis helianthoides)
Blazing Star (Liatris spicata) purple and white in stock
Great blue lobelia (Lobelia siphilitica)
Cardinal flower (Lobelia cardinalis) SOLD OUT
Beesbalm (Monarda didyma) SOLD OUT more on the way
Mexican sunflower (Tithonia rotundifolia - annual): 4" pot: $3.00; 5" pot: $5.00
Black-eyed susans (Rudebekia hirta)

Golden alexanders (Zizia aurea)
 



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