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Milkweed Showy

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Prettier by far than Common Milkweed and just as important for Monarch Butterflies. We grow this variety and scatter seeds each year in waste lands where they will grow to enhance the beauty of the area, and help the Monarch survive.

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Zones:3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Growth Cycle:Perennial
Water Needs:Low, Low/Moderate, Very Low
Light:Full Sun, Full Sun/Partial Shade
Height:g: Up to 3 Feet
Soil Type:Silty Soil, Loamy Soil, Sandy Soil, Peaty Soil, Chalky Soil, Clay Soil, All - Tolerant of Most Soil Types.
Color:Pink
Edible:Yes
Already Cold Stratified:Yes
Special Features:Butterflies and Pollinators, Medicinal Value, Cut Flowers
Growing Instructions:Direct sow in fall or winter. Stratify in freezer 4-8 weeks for spring sowing. Scatter seeds onto finely raked soil and barely cover. Keep moist until germination 7-14 days.

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