Milkweed found in Manitoba
Showy milkweed, Asclepias speciosa seeds
Asclepias speciosa seeds. Showy milkweed. The seeds you will receive were hand collected by me in Reno Nevada or near Boise Idaho in September 2020. The seeds have been stored dry at room temperature. Milkweed seed viability remains high for most of a decade. The one gram packets contain approximately 100 seeds of Asclepias speciosa.
Swamp milkweed, Asclepias incarnata seeds
Botanical name: Asclepias incarnata. Start the seeds in a week using water germination or sow in the fall for a more natural method called cold moist stratification. Either way the monarch butterfly will appreciate having this milkweed available.
New Mexico/2020 is an Asclepias incarnata spp. pulchra packet that contains 25 seeds.
South Dakota/2020 is an Asclepias incarnata packet that contains one gram of seeds.