Where Can I Find Milkweed Seeds. You can search for local genotype seeds through the xerces society: At least six weeks before you are going to plant the seeds in spring, obtain two paper towels, wet them and then wring out excess water.
If you missed out on collecting them in the fall, you might just get lucky and find some seeds still hanging on in the spring! Milkweed preservation in arizona is helping to increase the monarch population. Press three seeds in each cell gently.
Milkweed needs lots of sun and warmth to grow.
Set everything together on top of a heated seed mat The seeds require several weeks of cold temperatures to germinate. Because of this milkweed will grow in the same general area year to year, although its exact location can shift. A 4' plant with large thick leaves that feed many monarchs.