Purple milkweed, Asclepias purpurascens
States grown: AR, CT, DC, DE, GA, IA, IL, IN, KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, NC, NE, NH, NJ, NY, OH, OK, PA, RI, SD, TN, TX, VA, WI, WV
Purple milkweed seed packet, Asclepias purpurascens
Packet provides you with 25 seeds. Easy to grow from seed. Cold moist stratification required to prepare the seed to grow. Sow in winter months or follow cold moist stratification directions which are included in each order. A perennial wildflower and monarch butterfly host plant. Tolerant of many soil conditions. Reports from the field indicate that the plant prefers to be in well drained moist soil. Two years to maturity.
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