Zizotes milkweed (Asclepias oenotheroides) in the Milkweeds Database

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Plant Habit: Herb/Forb
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7a -17.8 °C (0 °F) to -15 °C (5 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 18 inches
Plant Spread: 18 inches
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: White
Yellow
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Propagation: Seeds: Suitable for wintersowing
Sow in situ

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Comments:
Posted by imabirdnut (North Texas - Zone 7b) on Sep 9, 2012 8:07 AM

Went to an industrial area that will be building & removing all native plants & dug up these plants with their bulbous roots.

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