Butterfly Flower Milkweed Irresistible Blend HEIRLOOM Seeds

Butterfly Flower Milkweed Irresistible Blend HEIRLOOM Seeds

Asclepias incarnata

Item #1243

Perennial. Butterflies and hummingbirds will flock to your garden to feast on the sweet nectar of this easy-to-grow native perennial. Often called Swamp Milkweed, this species grows best in moist or wet soils such as near a pond or stream, but the loosely-clumped plants will grow well in a garden with regular watering. Decorative pods are beautiful in dried arrangements.
Deer resistant.




Perennial

Full sun

Blooms summer

3' – 5' tall

Days to Emerge:
14 – 28 days

Seed Depth:
1/4

Seed Spacing:
A group of
5 seeds
every 16" – 24""

Thinning:
When 3” tall,
thin to 1
every 16”-24”


When to sow outside: 2 to 4 weeks before average last frost, and up to 8 weeks before first fall frost.

When to start inside: 6 to 8 weeks before average last frost.

Artist: Carolyn Crawford



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