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Common milkweed and location.

dainaadele
17 years ago

I just posted this on the butterfly forum, but now I realize I should have posted this here. How will common milkweed (syriaca) do in my 2 foot wide hellstrip that faces west and is bordered by house and driveway? I rarely water there. I figure it could sucker as much as it wants since there is 8 feet of concrete before it gets to anything else. So long as I cut the seed pods before they bust open it should remain contained. Am I right? I have also only seen it scattered through the prairie, will it grow into a thick stand in that kind of area?

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