Its sweet vanilla smell draws butterflies and hummingbirds, but this is one tough, versatile plant. Suitable for moist soil, such as next to a lake, but also tolerant of dry conditions. Excellent for everything from large landscape projects to naturalizing to cut-flower arrangements.
Asclepias incarnata 'Soulmate'
Sun Exposure:Full Sun
Height/Habit:24 - 48 inches
Spread:18 - 24 inches
Spacing:18 - 24 inches
Flowering Date:Mid to late Summer and Early Fall.
Planting Instructions:Dig a hole large enough to accommodate the roots without bending them. Work soil around the roots, firm well and water thoroughly. Plant between 30-36'' apart as plants eventually from clusters 3' across.
Winter Care:Mulch is advisable for the coldest zones.
Shipped:NO. 1 BAREROOT
Flower Form:Clustered umbel-like cymes approximately 2" across. Vanilla scented.
Foliage Type:Narrow elliptic to ovate leaves in medium green approximately 3-6" long.
Soil Requirement:Prefers well drained soil.
Watering Requirement:Very tolerant of poor dry conditions and drought, but will also tolerate moist conditions.
Additional Information:Slow to emerge in the spring, so mark their location well.
Restricted States:AE AK GU HI PR
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