Asclespias incarnata 'Soulmate'

Asclespias incarnata 'Soulmate'

Swamp Milkweed. A stout, densely branched perennial which has long, thin, willow-like leaves to 15cm long, densely placed around the stems in opposite pairs. In autumn the leaves turn gold. Clusters of vanilla scented, deep rose-purple blooms are borne from July to September which are loved by butterflies.

Grows best in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. A late riser in spring, it is hardy even during the worst of winters. It will reach a height of 1-1.2m.

Containerised

2 Litre Container £5.75 each (inc. VAT)


Asclespias tuberosa

Asclespias tuberosa

Butterfly Weed. A stout, densely branched perennial which has long, thin, willow-like leaves to 15cm long, densely placed around the stems. In autumn the leaves turn gold. Clusters of orange-red, sometimes orange or yellow flowers are borne from July to September which are followed by fruits on nodding stalks.

Grows best in fertile, well-drained soil in full sun. A late riser in spring, it is hardy even during the worst of winters. It will reach a height of 90cm and a spread of 30cm.

Containerised

2 Litre Container £5.75 each (inc. VAT)