FOURLEAF MILKWEED

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FOURLEAF MILKWEED suitable for counties:
NEW JERSEY: Bergen, Camden, Essex, Gloucester, Hunterdon, Mercer, Middlesex, Morris, Somerset, Sussex, Warren
NEW YORK: Albany, Allegany, Cattaraugus, Chemung, Columbia, Dutchess, Erie, Essex, Greene, Jefferson, Livingston, Monroe, Niagara, Onondaga, Ontario, Orange, Rensselaer, Saratoga, Schoharie, Steuben, Suffolk, Tioga, Tompkins, Ulster, Warren, Washington, Westchester, Yates
OHIO: Adams, Allen, Ashland, Ashtabula, Athens, Auglaize, Belmont, Butler, Carroll, Champaign, Clark, Clermont, Clinton, Columbiana, Coshocton, Cuyahoga, Delaware, Erie, Fairfield, Franklin, Gallia, Geauga, Greene, Hamilton, Harrison, Highland, Hocking, Holmes, Jackson, Jefferson, Knox, Lake, Lawrence, Licking, Lorain, Lucas, Madison, Mahoning, Meigs, Miami, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Morrow, Muskingum, Noble, Perry, Pickaway, Pike, Portage, Richland, Ross, Scioto, Stark, Summit, Tuscarawas, Vinton, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wyandot
OKLAHOMA: Ottawa, Tulsa
PENNSYLVANIA: Adams, Allegheny, Armstrong, Beaver, Bedford, Berks, Blair, Bradford, Bucks, Butler, Cambria, Carbon, Centre, Chester, Clarion, Clearfield, Clinton, Cumberland, Dauphin, Delaware, Elk, Erie, Fayette, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Huntingdon, Indiana, Juniata, Lackawanna, Lancaster, Lawrence, Lebanon, Lehigh, Luzerne, Lycoming, Mercer, Mifflin, Monroe, Montgomery, Montour, Perry, Philadelphia, Pike, Schuylkill, Snyder, Somerset, Tioga, Venango, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Westmoreland, Wyoming, York
RHODE ISLAND: Providence
SOUTH CAROLINA: Greenville, Pickens
TENNESSEE: Anderson, Bledsoe, Blount, Campbell, Carter, Cheatham, Claiborne, Clay, Cocke, Coffee, Cumberland, Davidson, DeKalb, Dickson, Fentress, Franklin, Grainger, Greene, Grundy, Hamilton, Jackson, Johnson, Knox, Lewis, Loudon, Macon, Marion, Maury, McMinn, Monroe, Morgan, Overton, Polk, Rhea, Robertson, Scott, Sequatchie, Sevier, Smith, Sullivan, Sumner, Unicoi, Union, Van Buren, Warren, White
VIRGINIA: Albemarle, Alleghany, Amherst, Augusta, Bath, Bedford, Bland, Botetourt, Buckingham, Campbell, Carroll, Chesterfield, Clarke, Craig, Culpeper, Dickenson, Fairfax, Fauquier, Floyd, Frederick, Giles, Grayson, Greene, Henrico, Highland, Lee, Loudoun, Madison, Montgomery, Nelson, Orange, Page, Patrick, Pittsylvania, Prince William, Pulaski, Rappahannock, Roanoke, Rockbridge, Rockingham, Russell, Scott, Shenandoah, Smyth, Tazewell, Warren, Washington, Wise, Wythe
VERMONT: Bennington, Chittenden, Rutland, Windham
WEST VIRGINIA: Barbour, Berkeley, Boone, Braxton, Cabell, Calhoun, Clay, Fayette, Grant, Greenbrier, Hampshire, Hardy, Jackson, Kanawha, Lincoln, Marion, McDowell, Mercer, Mineral, Monongalia, Nicholas, Pendleton, Pleasants, Pocahontas, Preston, Raleigh, Randolph, Ritchie, Summers, Tucker, Upshur, Wayne, Webster, Wetzel, Wirt, Wyoming
ALABAMA: Calhoun, Clay, Cleburne, DeKalb, Jackson, Madison, Morgan
ARKANSAS: Baxter, Benton, Boone, Carroll, Clark, Conway, Faulkner, Franklin, Garland, Hot Spring, Izard, Johnson, Logan, Madison, Marion, Montgomery, Newton, Polk, Pope, Saline, Searcy, Sevier, Stone, Washington, Yell
CONNECTICUT: Fairfield, Hartford, Litchfield, Middlesex, New Haven, Tolland, Windham
DELAWARE: New Castle, Sussex
GEORGIA: Dade, Dawson, Gilmer, Lumpkin, Murray, Pickens, Towns, Union, Walker, White
IOWA: All counties
ILLINOIS: Adams, Brown, Cass, Fulton, Greene, Hancock, Henderson, Jackson, Jersey, Knox, Macoupin, Mason, McDonough, Menard, Monroe, Morgan, Peoria, Pike, Saline, Schuyler, Shelby, St. Clair, Tazewell, Union, Woodford
INDIANA: Bartholomew, Brown, Clark, Crawford, Dearborn, Decatur, Floyd, Franklin, Hamilton, Harrison, Jackson, Jefferson, Jennings, Johnson, Lawrence, Monroe, Morgan, Orange, Ripley, Scott, Switzerland, Washington, Wells
KANSAS: Cherokee
KENTUCKY: Anderson, Bell, Boyle, Breathitt, Bullitt, Carter, Clark, Edmonson, Elliott, Estill, Fayette, Floyd, Franklin, Garrard, Greenup, Hardin, Hart, Jefferson, Jessamine, Knox, Lawrence, Lee, Letcher, Lewis, Madison, McCreary, Menifee, Mercer, Metcalfe, Nelson, Pulaski, Rockcastle, Rowan, Russell, Spencer, Wolfe
MASSACHUSETTS: Berkshire, Bristol, Essex, Franklin, Hampden, Hampshire, Middlesex, Norfolk, Plymouth, Suffolk, Worcester
MARYLAND: All counties
MINNESOTA: All counties
MISSOURI: Adair, Audrain, Barry, Barton, Benton, Bollinger, Boone, Callaway, Camden, Carter, Cedar, Chariton, Christian, Clark, Cole, Cooper, Crawford, Dallas, Dent, Douglas, Franklin, Gasconade, Greene, Hickory, Howell, Iron, Jasper, Jefferson, Johnson, Knox, Laclede, Lawrence, Lewis, Lincoln, Linn, Macon, Madison, Maries, Marion, McDonald, Miller, Moniteau, Monroe, Montgomery, Morgan, Newton, Osage, Ozark, Perry, Pettis, Phelps, Pike, Polk, Pulaski, Putnam, Ralls, Randolph, Reynolds, Ripley, Saline, Schuyler, Scotland, Shannon, Shelby, St. Clair, St. Francois, St. Louis, Stone, Sullivan, Taney, Texas, Warren, Washington, Wayne, Wright
MISSISSIPPI: All counties
NORTH CAROLINA: Alleghany, Ashe, Avery, Buncombe, Clay, Forsyth, Graham, Guilford, Haywood, Henderson, Iredell, Jackson, Macon, Madison, McDowell, Mitchell, Polk, Stokes, Swain, Transylvania, Watauga, Wilkes, Yancey
NEW HAMPSHIRE: Cheshire, Rockingham, Sullivan
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Drought Tolerance : - - Frost Free Days, Minimum : - -
Temperature, Minimum (°F) : - - Palatable Human : - -
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SHOW ALL PLANT CHARACTERSTICS

Reproduction

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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 : - -
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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

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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 : - -
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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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Thomas G. Barnes. Barnes, T.G., and S.W. Francis. 2004. Wildflowers and ferns of Kentucky. University Press of Kentucky.
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Nelson DeBarros. United States.
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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: 29. Courtesy of Kentucky Native Plant Society. Scanned by Omnitek Inc.

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