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Asclepias fascicularis, Narrowleaf Milkweed Seed Balls

  • 1450

Attract bees, butterflies, and birds to your backyard with Narrowleaf Milkweed (Asclepias fascicularis). Narrowleaf milkweed reaches 3 feet tall and has soft pink flowers. Distinctively narrow leaves characterize this milkweed. Narrowleaf Milkweed is an important Monarch host plant in the Western US. An important US native wildflower for pollinator and habitat gardens.

Western Native Americans mixed the sap with deer or salmon fat to make a chewing gum.

Plant outdoors Fall. Seeds will germinate when conditions are optimal. In good conditions, flowers appear the second year.

• A perennial
• Native to Western US
• full sun and sand to clay
• Moderate Water Requirement
• Sow Fall, 12-24 inches apart
• Zone 3-9

Narrowleaf Milkweed is native to the following states:
California, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon, Washington.

Seed balls (seed bombs) are 1/2-inch balls of dried soil and seeds. Essentially, they are pre-planted seeds. They are great for no-till gardening and beautifying neglected landscapes. Sow by pressing the seed ball halfway into the surrounding soil. Plant in habitats in need of biodiversity. Non-GMO. Pesticide free.

A seed ball protects seeds from erosion, foraging, and harsh conditions. This protective property often results in higher but slower germination rates. Please be patient with your seed balls. Placed in the appropriate soil and climate, they will grow.

Grow seed balls risk free. If you are not satisfied, we will refund or replace the products that disappointed you. Why? Because we want to grow a greener, more biodiverse planet, and we want you to plant more native wildflowers and tasty vegetables. Warranty excludes custom orders and discounted overstock.

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