Tropical Milkweed

brian_ouimet(5 Ont)March 23, 2013

When should I plant tropical milkweed seeds under lights here in zone 5. Thanks

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butterflymomok(7a NE OK)

ASAP. They take a while to get going.

    Bookmark   March 23, 2013 at 11:11AM
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coolbutterfly(5A)

You would be better off buying plants, but perhaps that isn't an option in Canada.

Start them now....taking cuttings in late summer and root them in water. That will give you much larger plants to start with next year. Good luck, Tony

    Bookmark   March 24, 2013 at 4:58PM
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