The host plant for the Monarch caterpillar is milkweed. This is the only plant the caterpillar will eat. The monarch caterpillar must have milkweed to survive!

Plant availability subject to weather || Email to check current availability or to place your order:


The farm is home to a host & nectar plant nursery producing plants that are beneficial to all pollinators. We grow a variety of herbaceous perennials, flowering shrubs & many NC natives. The farm is one of the largest producers of milkweed in the area, unlike other nurseries our plants are grown chemical free, ensuring no harm to pollinators. “If you plant it, they will come”! Online catalog available upon request via email:

Typically, at any given time during our season (May through early October) we will have 1 or more varieties of milkweed for sale. Prices range from $14-$18.95 depending on size & variety.  Email or call 336-454-5651 to check availability. Get your pollinator garden started!! These plants do not include any butterfly eggs. You must purchase one of our Caterpillar Castle Life Cycle kits to have butterfly eggs already laid on your plant.