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planting milk weed?

Posted by sorie6 6b ok. (My Page) on
Wed, Jun 11, 14 at 14:51

I just bought at Milk weed plant at least that what they said at the nursery . I think it is butterfly weed. Anyway I love the orange color but not sure how to plant it? Dig a hole the same size as it is in the pot or a little bigger? Any special fertilizer for it? thanks.


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Here is a link that might be useful: Instructions for planting butterfly weed -- click here


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RE: planting milk weed?

I had the Tropical Milkweed (orange and yellow blooms) and kept it in large pots so I could move it when needed. All I used was potting soil and manure it did just fine....until the Monarchs stripped them to the ground...silly Monarchs.


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