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Grow Milkweed Plants

Aug 14, 2018


Fall monarch migration is beginning now. Monarch's keep warm in Mexico and California. If they were people we would call them snow-birds. Are you ready for winter? Check out these parkas insulated with the fibers of milkweed plants. Asclepias clothing is light, hypoallergenic and renewable. Plus it will keep you...

Jul 6, 2018

Water germination of milkweed seeds was introduced to me by Francisco Julich. I recommend following Francisco on Instagram at jardimdeborboletas he is based in Brazil.

My understanding of water germination of milkweed seeds was expanded by Dr. Steven Broyles who is a professional on the subject of milkweed.

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Jun 27, 2018

San Juan milkweed


Paco's Reserva de Flora y Fauna

The monarch butterfly isn't the only butterfly that uses Asclepias plants as their host. Queen butterflies and Soldier butterflies are a common sight in tropical regions like Mexico and central America.

The summer is the slow season for milkweed butterflies in...

Apr 28, 2018

Three main topics discussed.

One Gallon Greenhouse update including forward looking statement for the upcoming growing season.

Water Germination of milkweed seeds. The easiest way to go from seed to plant in the fastest time possible.

Recap of Milkweed Madness winners and a tease at whats to come in the 4th annual