Thu., Apr. 15 | Contact nancyholmes.nh@gmail.com

Woodhaven Milkweed Project

This spring, purchase a packet of seeds of “Showy Milkweed” (Asclepias speciosa) for $5. Milkweed is an easy-to-grow, deer-proof native plant in the Okanagan. It has a gorgeous flower and wonderful seed pods. A great good plant to support wasps, native bees, hummingbirds, and butterflies.

Time & Location

Apr. 15, 7:00 p.m.
Contact nancyholmes.nh@gmail.com

About the Event

This spring, purchase a packet of seeds of “Showy Milkweed” (Asclepias speciosa) for $5.

Milkweed is an easy-to-grow, deer-proof native plant in the Okanagan. It has a gorgeous flower and wonderful seed pods.  Milkweed is a very good plant to support wasps, native bees, hummingbirds, and butterflies of all kinds and is an excellent choice for people’s gardens in the Okanagan.  You can plant it directly in the garden right now!

For $5 you’ll receive a package of 15 -20 seeds and a handout about milkweed and how to grow it. To receive your packet of seeds, email nancyholmes.nh@gmail.com BEFORE APRIL 15 2021.

All proceeds go to Friends of Woodhaven Nature Conservancy Society to support our work to protect and improve the overall well-being of Woodhaven Nature Conservancy for the benefit of the public and future generations.

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