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Asclepias purpurascens, Purple Milkweed

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Product Description

Asclepias purpurascens

Purple Milkweed

  • This milkweed blooms May to June.
  • Reaching the height of 24 to 48 inches.
  • Liking average to dry moisture in the soil.
  • Growing in a range of sun to medium shade.
  • When planting space 18 to 24 inches.
  • Purple milkweed has a pleasant sweet fragrance.
  • Good nectar source for butterflies.
  • Attracts Hummingbirds.
  • Also a nectar source for Bumble, Honey & Native bees.
  • All milkweeds plant parts are poisonous.
  • Propagated by seed. Taking 6 to 8 weeks of cold moist stratification.