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Narrowleaf Milkweed

Asclepias fascicularis

Pronunciation: as-KLE-pee-us fa-sik-yoo-LARE-is
SKU #42789
6-10

Good to grow! 10

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OVERVIEW
Description Native to western North America, this easy care plant is a must-have in a wildlife garden. Clusters of lavender-tinted white flowers bloom above thin stems whorled with long, pointed leaves. Tolerates a variety of soils including sandy, clay, and saline. Ideal for naturalized areas, meadows, and borders. Drought tolerant. An herbaceous perennial.
Light Full sun
Watering Once established, does not need water.
Blooms Summer
Mature Size Quickly reaches 2 ft to 3 ft. tall, 1 ft. wide.
DETAILS
Deciduous/Evergreen Herbaceous
Special Features Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, North American Native Selection, Waterwise
Growth Rate Fast
Growth Habit Upright
Flower Attributes Fragrant, Showy Flowers
CARE
Care Plant in full sun and mulch heavily. Water well the first month to establish. Can tolerate boggy soils in winter and dry periods of drought in summer, as well as salty coastal soils. Remove dried stems in late fall when they can easily break off at the ground, or leave as a nesting material for birds.

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We have been pioneers and craftsmen in the art of growing plants for nearly 100 years. Since our founding in Southern California by Harry E. Rosedale, Sr. in 1926, we have been absolutely dedicated and obsessed with quality.