Milkweed seeds

mallory13July 31, 2014

Are these seeds actually plantable!? I have 5 more seed pods that i have on my plants, today is the first time ive seen this... If they are plantable seeds, what time of year can i plant them???

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msmorningsong(SW FL 10A)

Yes! Plant them, they are fresh and should come up within 7 days. Good luck :)

    Bookmark   August 1, 2014 at 11:54AM
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mallory13

Awesome! Thank you!!!

    Bookmark   August 1, 2014 at 2:44PM
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butterflyman(5)

Tropical milkweed will germinate within a week - but plant it on top of the soil.

Here is a link that might be useful:

    Bookmark   August 3, 2014 at 3:36PM
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flutterby64(7a)

Butterflyman,
Should native milkweed such as Purple MW and Butterfly Weed also be surface sown?

Dana

    Bookmark   August 5, 2014 at 2:02AM
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