Jewel milkweed, Asclepias cryptoceras
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Asclepias Cryptoceras: 10 Seeds per Packet.
Asclepias Cryptoceras is a remarkable plant species that will add beauty and charm to your garden. Each packet contains 10 high-quality seeds, ensuring you have plenty to cultivate.
This plant thrives in sunny areas with well-drained soil, making it perfect for gravel gardens. With slender stems reaching up to 2 feet from center but often 1 feet. Asclepias Cryptoceras showcases stunning clusters of vibrant purple and green star-shaped flowers.
Asclepias Cryptoceras can enhance your garden's aesthetic, but it also serves as a host plant for monarch butterfly larvae, supporting their conservation. Embrace the beauty and ecological significance of Asclepias Cryptoceras in your garden today.
The precise species of this seed is Asclepias cryptoceras cryptoceras.
30 min drive and 20 min hike gets me to a park that has asclepias cryptoceras. This particular plant is clinging to the south facing slope and is a few feet above the bottom of the canyon. The soil is loose and filled with rocks. Blooms come early. Blooms occur in May and are brilliant for almost the entire month of May, depending on the weather. I took this video on May 19, 2017. The recording was done live in Instagram so there are some references to viewers and I repeat myself to welcome new viewers to the video.