AQUATIC MILKWEED

AQUATIC MILKWEED GROWS BEST IN

AQUATIC MILKWEED suitable for counties:
ALABAMA: Baldwin, Clarke, Conecuh, Covington, Geneva, Greene, Marengo, Mobile, Montgomery, Sumter, Tuscaloosa
ARKANSAS: Arkansas, Ashley, Bradley, Clay, Craighead, Crittenden, Dallas, Desha, Drew, Faulkner, Greene, Jackson, Jefferson, Lawrence, Lee, Lincoln, Miller, Mississippi, Monroe, Ouachita, Phillips, Poinsett, Prairie, Pulaski, Randolph, St. Francis, White
FLORIDA: Alachua, Baker, Calhoun, Citrus, Clay, Columbia, DeSoto, Dixie, Duval, Escambia, Flagler, Franklin, Gadsden, Gilchrist, Hardee, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Lafayette, Lake, Levy, Liberty, Madison, Manatee, Marion, Nassau, Okaloosa, Orange, Osceola, Polk, Putnam, Sarasota, Seminole, Suwannee, Taylor, Union, Volusia, Wakulla, Walton, Washington
GEORGIA: Baker, Ben Hill, Bulloch, Burke, Dougherty, Houston, Jenkins, Laurens, Long, Macon, Miller, Screven, Wilcox
ILLINOIS: Alexander, Crawford, Gallatin, Jackson, Johnson, Lawrence, Massac, Pope, Pulaski, Richland, Union, Wabash, Williamson
INDIANA: Daviess, Dubois, Gibson, Jackson, Knox, Lawrence, Monroe, Owen, Pike, Posey, Scott, Spencer, St. Joseph, Sullivan, Warrick
KENTUCKY: Ballard, Calloway, Carlisle, Crittenden, Daviess, Fulton, Henderson, Hickman, Hopkins, Livingston, Marshall, McCracken, McLean, Muhlenberg, Ohio, Union, Webster
LOUISIANA: Acadia, Allen, Ascension, Assumption, Avoyelles, Beauregard, Bossier, Caddo, Calcasieu, Caldwell, Catahoula, Claiborne, Concordia, De Soto, East Baton Rouge, East Carroll, East Feliciana, Evangeline, Franklin, Grant, Iberville, Jackson, Jefferson, Jefferson Davis, La Salle, Lafayette, Lafourche, Lincoln, Livingston, Madison, Morehouse, Natchitoches, Orleans, Ouachita, Pointe Coupee, Rapides, Red River, Richland, Sabine, St. Charles, St. Helena, St. James, St. Landry, St. Mary, St. Tammany, Tangipahoa, Tensas, Terrebonne, Union, Vermilion, Vernon, Webster, West Baton Rouge, West Carroll, West Feliciana, Winn
MISSOURI: Butler, Cape Girardeau, Dunklin, Mississippi, New Madrid, Pemiscot, Ripley, Stoddard, Wayne
MISSISSIPPI: Alcorn, Attala, Bolivar, Calhoun, Claiborne, Clay, Coahoma, DeSoto, Greene, Hinds, Humphreys, Itawamba, Jefferson, Lafayette, Leake, Leflore, Monroe, Noxubee, Pearl River, Perry, Pontotoc, Quitman, Rankin, Sharkey, Tallahatchie, Tunica, Union, Washington, Wilkinson, Yazoo
SOUTH CAROLINA: Aiken, Allendale, Barnwell, Berkeley, Charleston, Dorchester, Georgetown, Hampton, Marion, Sumter, Williamsburg
TENNESSEE: Chester, Crockett, Dyer, Gibson, Hardeman, Hardin, Haywood, Humphreys, Lake, Lauderdale, Obion, Shelby, Stewart, Tipton, Weakley
TEXAS: Angelina, Brazoria, Chambers, Fort Bend, Hardin, Harris, Jackson, Jasper, Jefferson, Liberty, McLennan, Orange, Panola, San Augustine, Tyler, Waller
Active Growth Period : - - Flower Color : - -
Foliage Color : - - Growth Form : - -
Growth Rate : - - Height, Mature (feet) : - -
Drought Tolerance : - - Frost Free Days, Minimum : - -
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : - - Palatable Human : - -
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SHOW ALL PLANT CHARACTERSTICS

Reproduction

Bloom Period : - - Commercial Availability : - -
Fruit/Seed Abundance : - - Fruit/Seed Period Begin : - -
Fruit/Seed Period End : - - Fruit/Seed Persistence : - -
Propogated by Bare Root : - - Propogated by Bulbs : - -
Propogated by Container : - - Propogated by Corms : - -
Propogated by Cuttings : - - Propogated by Seed : - -
Propogated by Sod : - - Propogated by Sprigs : - -
Propogated by Tubers : - - Seeds per Pound : - -
Seed Spread Rate : - - Seedling Vigor : - -
Small Grain : - - Vegetative Spread Rate : - -

Use

Berry/Nut/Seed Product : - - Christmas Tree Product : - -
Fodder Product : - - Fuelwood Product : - -
Lumber Product : - - Naval Store Product : - -
Nursery Stock Product : - - Palatable Browse Animal : - -
Palatable Graze Animal : - - Palatable Human : - -
Post Product : - - Protein Potential : - -
Pulpwood Product : - - Veneer Product : - -

Physiology

Active Growth Period : - - After Harvest Regrowth Rate : - -
Bloat : - - C:N Ratio : - -
Coppice Potential : - - Fall Conspicuous : - -
Fire Resistance : - - Flower Color : - -
Flower Conspicuous : - - Foliage Color : - -
Foliage Porosity Summer : - - Foliage Porosity Winter : - -
Foliage Texture : - - Fruit Color : - -
Fruit Conspicuous : - - Growth Form : - -
Growth Rate : - - Height at Base Age, Maximum (feet) : - -
Height, Mature (feet) : - - Known Allelopath : - -
Leaf Retention : - - Lifespan : - -
Low Growing Grass : - - Nitrogen Fixation : - -
Resprout Ability : - - Shape and Orientation : - -
Toxicity : - -

Growth Requirements

Adapted to Coarse Textured Soils : - - Adapted to Medium Textured Soils : - -
Adapted to Fine Textured Soils : - - Anaerobic Tolerance : - -
CaCO3 Tolerance : - - Cold Stratification Required : - -
Drought Tolerance : - - Fertility Requirement : - -
Fire Tolerance : - - Frost Free Days, Minimum : - -
Hedge Tolerance : - - Moisture Use : - -
pH (Minimum) : - - pH (Maximum) : - -
Planting Density per Acre, Minimum : - - Planting Density per Acre, Maximum : - -
Precipitation (Minimum) : - - Precipitation (Maximum) : - -
Root Depth, Minimum (inches) : - - Salinity Tolerance : - -
Shade Tolerance : - - Temperature, Minimum (°F) : - -

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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Jeff McMillian. Courtesy of Almost Eden. United States, LA.
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Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913. An illustrated flora of the northern United States, Canada and the British Possessions. 3 vols. Charles Scribner's Sons, New York. Vol. 3: 31. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.

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