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Asclepias eriocarpa, Indian Milkweed, or Monarch Milkweed
seeds of this Asclepias eriocarpa - Indian Milkweed, Monarch Milkweed. Perennial, 3ft large 5in leaves also sometimes known as Woolypod Milkweed and kotolo. This plant has white tinted with pink blossoms and is native to California and adjacent parts of Nevada and Baja California, where it grows in many habitat types, especially dry areas. It is an erect perennial herb which is usually coated in a thick layer of white hairs. Quite a drought tolerant plant on zones 7-9. (I don't think that I have ever had to water them).
Asclepias eriocarpa, Indian Milkweed, or Monarch Milkweed

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Seeds from this Asclepias eriocarpa, Indian Milkweed, or Monarch Milkweed. Perennial, 3ft large 5in leaves also sometimes known as Woolypod Milkweed and kotolo. This plant has white tinted with pink blossoms and is native to California and adjacent parts of Nevada and Baja California, where it grows in many habitat types, especially dry areas. It is an erect perennial herb which is usually coated in a thick layer of white hairs. Quite a drought tolerant plant on zones 7-9. Germination Cold stratify 6 weeks. Sow seeds on edge to stand up and cover 1/4 inch. Keep Damp in a bright spot. Soil Temp 70-75F Germination 1-6 weeks.



Asclepias erosa or Desert Milkweed
Seeds of this hard to find Asclepias erosa or Desert Milkweed . This plant is a perennial herb with erect yellow-green stems and foliage in shades of pale whitish-green to dark green with white veining. It may be hairless to very fuzzy. The plant is filled with a viscous sap that was roasted to a solid and enjoyed as a sort of chewing gum by local Native American groups. It is hardy in all zones in the southwestern US. Brings lots of  butterflies and bees galore to your garden especially the Monarch. These deciduous perennials grow 2 to 3 feet tall in full sun and dry soil is best for them.
Asclepias erosa or Desert Milkweed

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Seeds from this hard to find Asclepias erosa or Desert Milkweed . This plant is a perennial herb with erect yellow-green stems and foliage in shades of pale whitish-green to dark green with white veining. It may be hairless to very fuzzy. The plant is filled with a viscous sap that was roasted to a solid and enjoyed as a sort of chewing gum by local Native American groups. It is hardy in all zones in the southwestern US. Brings lots of butterflies and bees galore to your garden especially the Monarch. These deciduous perennials grow 2 to 3 feet tall in full sun and dry soil is best for them. Zones 4 - 10.



Asclepias exaltata POKE MILKWEED
seeds - Asclepias Exaltata or Poke Milkweed attracts Silver-spotted Skippers, Pearl Crescents, Cloudy wings, Great Spangled Fritillaries and Tiger Swallowtails to name a few. Hardy in zones 4-9. It has white blooms from spring to early summer. 4-6 weeks of stratification suggested for good germination. Feel free to browse my flower garden photo gallery online.
Asclepias exaltata POKE MILKWEED

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Seeds from Asclepias Exaltata or Poke Milkweed attracts Silver-spotted Skippers, Pearl Crescents, Cloudy wings, Great Spangled Fritillaries and Tiger Swallowtails to name a few. Hardy in zones 3-9. It has white blooms from spring to early summer. 4-6 weeks of stratification suggested for good germination.



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