Narrowleaf Milkweed - Asclepias fascicularis - The Living Seed Company LLC

Narrowleaf Milkweed - Asclepias fascicularis

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Narrow-Leaf Milkweed is a gorgeous California native flower that is the sole source of food for the Monarch butteries. The butterflies lay their eggs exclusively on Milkweed plants, creating an opportunity for us to plant Monarch habitat!

Grows as a subshrub about 2' 4' high with stunning fragrant flowers. These wildflowers are easy to grow and propagate through rhizomes. Known for their beautiful colors ranging in greenish white to deep purple, the Milkweed brings joy and life to every garden! Exuding a delicious vanilla scent, the milkweed also attracts other pollinators while bloom from June - August.

It is very important to plant locally native milkweed species.  Please learn which milkweeds are native to your region and consult this milkweed range maps from the Biota of North America Program’s (BONAP) North American Plant Atlas.

Support the Monarch population by planting your Milkweed seeds today!

If you live in California, this is the variety we recommend.  

Attracts pollinators


Instructions on cold stratification, to germinate seeds in the spring time.