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Seeds of common milkweed Asclepias syriaca - Silk of America
1 gram About 75 to 100 seeds
Fragrant flowers, exude a strong perfume. Attracts and helps to save polenisers like bees and monarchs. Plants with high mieliferous potential. Long considered as a bad weed, milkweed has several virtues. The "cotton" (fruit to very young maturity) marinate like small pickles. Silk is very insulating and absorbs oils and other viscous products but repels water.
The seeds should be stratified before planting in the spring, or sow directly on the ground in the fall.
Sow at a depth of about 2 cm in a rich soil mixed with sand. Keep wet and warm for germination. No flowering in the first year. Made of very fragrant flowers appreciated by the poisoner and the Monarchs.
The sowing and stratification instructions are attached to the sending (in french only). Unguaranteed Germination. Sends to Canada only.
Harvested by hand in Quebec Envelope made by hand with revalued paper Free seeds / farmers' seed systems Without pesticides or synthetic fertilizers Eco-friendly