Asclepias incarnata, Swamp milkweed Ships Spring 2019

Asclepias  incarnata, Swamp milkweed  Ships Spring 2019
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  • Item #: PP8
  • Attractive Flowers:
  • Average - Dry soil:
  • Average to moist soil:
  • Beneficial Insects:
  • Butterflies:
  • Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture:
  • Erosion Control:
  • Flood Tolerant:
  • Full - Part Sun (6+ hours of sun):
  • Herbaceous plant:
  • High Wildlife Value:
  • Hummingbirds:
  • Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay:
  • Moist Soil:
  • Native to Coastal Regions:
  • Native To Mountain Regions:
  • Native to Piedmont Regions:
  • OBL- Almost always occur in wetlands:
  • Occasionally wet soil (non tidal):
  • Perennial:
  • Pollinator support:
  • Small Mammals:
  • Wet soil (Tidal):
  • Wildflower:
  • Full Sun:
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Price $6.00
5 or more $3.50 each
20 or more $2.00 each
50 or more $1.10 each
100 or more $0.90 each
Availability In-Stock

Ships Late Spring 2019

 

Botanic Name (s):   Asclepias incarnata                                                                                                                                  

Common Name(s): Swamp milkweed    

Mature height :4-6ft

Mature spread:3-4ft

Flower Color:Pink to red

Bloom Time:May-July

Fruit:Pod

Sun Exposure:  Full Sun     Part Sun    

Soil moisture:   Average    Moist      Wet

Soil Ph:5-8

Soil Type: Clay Soil- High clay content, fine texture        

Loamy Soil- mostly silt, sand, some clay                                                                     

Native Habitat:     Fresh tidal and non tidal marshes, meadows, shrub swamps, woods, shores, ditches                

Notes:       Major food and larva source for monarch butteflies,   can tolerate drought, interesting seed pod                           

Fragrant     Erosion Control     Flood Tolerant        Drought tolerant              Deer Resistant    

High Wildlife Value:                Beneficial Insects          Butterflies               Hummingbirds       

OBL- Almost always occur in wetlands                                                                                                         

Native to Coastal Regions

Native To Mountain Regions                                                

Native to Piedmont Regions   

Native Perennial/Wildflower

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