Apocynum androsaemifolium, Spreading Dogbane

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  • Regular price $14.50
  • ($9.50 at nursery) 2 estimated available

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An upright, multi-branching perennial. Bell-shaped, pinkish-white flowers have dark pink lines inside the corolla and form in clusters at the tips of branches in summer. Pairs of long, slender seed pods about two to 6 inches long from blooms, ripening from green to a dull red. The pods, once dry, release seeds on cottony hairs that are borne on the wind. Stems are green in shade; turn reddish in sunlight. Leaves are smooth with a grass green upper and paler underside. Bell-shaped, pinkish-white flowers have dark pink lines inside the corolla and form in clusters at the tips of branches. Note: the milky sap is mildly toxic to humans and poisonous to many smaller creatures. Related to Milkweeds.

Mature size: 3 ft T x W

Minimum temperature: -20° F


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