Swamp Milkweed

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Historical Uses:

The Chippewa tribe was reported to use an infusion of roots as a strengthening bath for children and adults. They were also reported to use the roots for strong twine.

The Iroquois tribe was reported to use a decoction of plants for kidney trouble and used as a wash for strictures

  • Listing ID: 1093
  • Duration: Perennial
  • Soil Moisture: 1-5 (dry to wet): 3-4
  • Stratification: 60 days cold moist stratification required
  • Bloom Time: August-October
  • Seeds/gram: 233
  • Lot #: 72
  • Eco-Region: 251
  • Origin: Euchee Butterfly Farm
  • Latin Name: Asclepias incarnata