Swamp Milkweed Rose Red Marsh Asclepias incarnata SEEDS

Swamp Milkweed also called Red or Rose Milkweed or Marsh Milkweed
Asclepias incarnata

Bloom Time: June July Aug
Bloom Color: Pink
Height: 4'
Part Shade to Full Sun
Medium to Wet Soil
Zone: 3-9
Spacing 18-36"
Planting depth: 1/4"
Very nice large perennial that attracts many pollinators and looks great in the landscape as a background plant. Great for wet areas of a Rain Garden or wet ditches.

*Seeds need to be Stratified for minimum 30 days.
If you live in a colder climate plant in Fall so seeds overwinter in cold weather. If planting in Spring to Summer or mild winters you can stratify seeds in your refrigerator for 30 days before planting. Instructions on how to do this will be included with your purchase.

Asclepias incarnata, Rose Milkweed, is also commonly called Red Milkweed, Marsh Milkweed, or Swamp Milkweed.  Rose pink flowers have vanilla fragrance. Grown best in moist but will tolerate average soils, and blooms for about a month mid-summer. Large numbers of Rose Milkweed can often be seen growing in wetland settings.

Native plant seeds in general do not have very high germination rates. Plant a few seeds per 1 plant desired

50 seeds

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