Asclepias

Asclepias purpurascens

Germination Tips

G

Sow @ 4°C for 3 months, then place @ 20°C for 3 months.

Asclepias purpurea

Germination Tips

J

Sow @4°C for 3 weeks, then place @20°C.

Asclepias tuberosa Gay Butterflies group

Germination Tips

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This species needs special care as described.

1

Resents transplanting.

A

Sow @ 20°C. Seed germinates within 3 months.
Special Care: 
plant in deep pot or in situ to avoid damaging long taproot; warm cycle should be hot 30-37°C

Asclepias curassavica

Germination Tips

A

Sow @ 20°C. Seed germinates within 3 months.

Asclepias exaltata

Germination Tips

J

Sow @4°C for 3 weeks, then place @20°C.

Asclepias incarnata

Germination Tips

1

Resents transplanting.

3

Requires light or the small seeds should be surface sown. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgkXUSI1GWo&index=1&list=UUJfYCNSWCIuOB2...

J

Sow @4°C for 3 weeks, then place @20°C.
Special Care: 
plant in deep pot or in situ to avoid damaging long taproot; seed viability < 1 year stored at 20°C

Asclepias incarnata 'Alba'

Germination Tips

J

Sow @4°C for 3 weeks, then place @20°C.

1

Resents transplanting.

3

Requires light or the small seeds should be surface sown. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgkXUSI1GWo&index=1&list=UUJfYCNSWCIuOB2...

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This species needs special care as described.
Special Care: 
plant in deep pot or in situ to avoid damaging long taproot; seed viability < 1 year

Asclepias incarnata 'Cinderella

Germination Tips

J

Sow @4°C for 3 weeks, then place @20°C.

1

Resents transplanting.

3

Requires light or the small seeds should be surface sown. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgkXUSI1GWo&index=1&list=UUJfYCNSWCIuOB2...

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This species needs special care as described.
Special Care: 
plant in deep pot or in situ to avoid damaging long taproot; seed viability < 1 year

Asclepias incarnata 'Ice Ballet'

Germination Tips

J

Sow @4°C for 3 weeks, then place @20°C.

1

Resents transplanting.

3

Requires light or the small seeds should be surface sown. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgkXUSI1GWo&index=1&list=UUJfYCNSWCIuOB2...

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This species needs special care as described.
Special Care: 
plant in deep pot or in situ to avoid damaging long taproot; seed viability < 1 year

Asclepias incarnata 'Soulmate'

Germination Tips

J

Sow @4°C for 3 weeks, then place @20°C.

1

Resents transplanting.

3

Requires light or the small seeds should be surface sown. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RgkXUSI1GWo&index=1&list=UUJfYCNSWCIuOB2...

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This species needs special care as described.
Special Care: 
plant in deep pot or in situ to avoid damaging long taproot; seed viability < 1 year

Asclepias sp.

Germination Tips

A

Sow @ 20°C. Seed germinates within 3 months.

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This species needs special care as described.
Special Care: 
plant in deep pot or in situ to avoid damaging long taproot; seed viability < 1 year

Asclepias syriaca

Germination Tips

A

Sow @ 20°C. Seed germinates within 3 months.

Asclepias tuberosa

Germination Tips

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This species needs special care as described.

1

Resents transplanting.

A

Sow @ 20°C. Seed germinates within 3 months.
Special Care: 
plant in deep pot or in situ to avoid damaging long taproot; warm cycle should be hot 30-37°C

Asclepias tuberosa 'Hello Yellow'

Germination Tips

A

Sow @ 20°C. Seed germinates within 3 months.

1

Resents transplanting.

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This species needs special care as described.
Special Care: 
plant in deep pot or in situ to avoid damaging long taproot; warm cycle should be hot 30-37°C

Asclepias verticillata

Germination Tips

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Give sown seeds several weeks @ 20°C to imbibe water (perhaps even germinate!), then expose to fluctuating outdoor winter temperatures including freezing for 3 months. Gradually increase light and temperature in spring. See https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SO_KKbGYTEM

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