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Jun 15, 2016 9:32 AM CST
|I think I have two different varieties of milkweed growing in my yard. (And in my herb garden where it should NOT be growing but it doesn't seem to care what I think.)
Can anyone tell me if these are indeed two types or just one? I think one is swamp milkweed - maybe the one with the pointier thinner leaves? I think the one flowering now is maybe common milkweed.
Do you know if you can cook and eat the shoots for swamp milkweed the same way you can common?
Jun 15, 2016 9:37 AM CST
|Both look the same to me. Showy Milkweed (Asclepias speciosa
Hamilton Square Garden, Historic City Cemetery, Sacramento California.
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