Hundredfold Milkweed Combo Perennial Flower Seeds, Canada Native, Host Plants for Monarch Larvae, Consists of Common Milkweed and Swamp Milkweed - One Package, Two Varieties and 80 Seeds in Total for Monarch Butterfly Garden
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Swamp milkweed and Common milkweed are major host plants for monarch caterpillars. Their flowers attract bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Slow to germinate, it needs at least three weeks to germinate at 70°F (21°C)
Each package contains 30 swamp milkweed seeds and 50 common milkweed seeds
Highlight: 1. Both are low-maintenance perennial 2. Common milkweeds are drought-tolerant and swamp milkweeds are wet-tolerant. Two plants complement with each other to sustain the beloved monarch butterflies
Hundredfold is a trusted Canadian trademark since 2017. Good fruits multiply/Les bons fruits se multiplient
Do not clean up (ie, cut-down) these plants during fall and winter so the monarch pupa may not be disturbed or destroyed
Note: Milkweed seeds are notoriously difficult o germinate outside of their natural habitats. It is fortunate if the germination rate is over 40%. Please contact us for a replacement or refund if there is a germination problem
The last two images show a monarch caterpillar on common milkweed (broadleaf) and swamp milkweed (narrow-leaf) in our Toronto garden
Butterfly watching is profoundly beneficial, both physically and emotionally. It is rewarding to spot a monarch butterfly in one's garden. This milkweed combo consists of common milkweed and swamp milkweed seeds. Note: we grow both milkweeds in our garden and are privileged to welcome monarch butterflies occasionally... in the City of Toronto.
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