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Asclepias


Native Perennials



 

Asclepias eriocarpa  Woolypod Milkweed   
Up to 3' tall, spreading by rhizomes. Large, white, wooly leaves and big pod. Clusters of light pink-white flowers in summer, dormant by late Fall. Monarch butterfly host plant! 
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(12)  1 gal   16.00 

Asclepias fascicularis  Narrowleaf Milkweed   
Delicate narrow leaves and fairly neat appearance. Tolerates shade. Habitat plant for the larvae of the monarch butterfly. Herbaceous perennial that dies back in Fall after flowering. (1’-2.5’ tall) Flowers range from pale pink to purple, or white in June-September Deadhead flowers to prolong bloom period. Full sun, low water, high drought tol., clay soils and moderate slopes ok.  
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(6)  1 gal   10.00 
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(1)  4" pot   5.00 
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(1)  1 gal   16.00 
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(6)  shipping box   20.00 

Asclepias speciosa  Showy Milkweed   
A stout, hairy, deciduous perennial with big leaves, very different from the Narrowleaf, also a longer bloomer (1-3’x2’) Star-like pinkish flowers at the top of erect flower stems (Summer-Fall) Full sun, likes a little more water than Narrowleaf, but can tolerate more sun and heat, most soils ok Monarch host plant, hummingbird favorite. Dormant in Fall.  
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(1)  1 gal   17.00 
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(1183)  plug   1.75 
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(6)  shipping box   20.00 
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(5)  4" pot   6.00 


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