Gardening Partners

of Dickson County


Planting and Growing Directions for Monarch Host and Nectar Plants — Backyard Blooms Farm

Milkweed (Asclepias) Perennial host plant Seed source is AS02 Milkweed Seed Collection: a collection of various Milkweed seeds – Showy milkweed (Asclepias speciosa), Common milkweed (Asclepias syriaca), Pink Swamp milkweed (Asclepia incarnata), Butterfly weed (Asclepias tuberosa) , Autumn Blaze milkweed (Asclepias mixture), Bloodflower (Asclepias curassavica) Stratification – A period of cold is required to increase […]

Planting and Growing Directions for Monarch Host and Nectar Plants — Backyard Blooms Farm