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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.
Swamp Milkweed is the perfect addition to any wetland habitat. This hardy perennial is known for its stunning deep pink or white flowers, which bloom from July to September, making it not just a beautiful plant but also an essential one. Not only it's a perfect choice for attracting monarch butterflies and other pollinators but also it's resilient nature ensures it's easy to grow and maintain in wetland areas. Support local wildlife and enhance the beauty of your wetlands with our premium Swamp Milkweed seeds.
South Dakota/2020 is an Asclepias incarnata packet that contains one gram of seeds.
Utah/2021 is an Asclepias incarnata packet collected in a roadside marsh North of Salt Lake City, Utah that contains 25 seeds.
Utah/2022 is an Asclepias incarnata packet collected in a roadside marsh North of Salt Lake City, Utah that contains 25 seeds.
Video: Swamp Milkweed seeds - South Dakota/2020
Life Expectancy: Perennial
USDA Plant Hardiness Zone: 3-11 (-40ºF to 45ºF)
Light Requirement: Full sun to part shade.
Mature Height: 3 feet. Can reach 5 feet.
Bloom Colors: Pink and White.
Root Description: Fibrous.
Root Spread: Clump forming. Additional stems form from predictable center.
Container: Yes, with sufficient water. 2 gallon minimum size.