Where Can Milkweed Be Purchased

Question From: Pleasant Ridge, Michigan, United States
Q: Where can I purchase milkweed plants? Efforts to transplant wild is unsuccessful.

A: Milkweed has a deep taproot and does not transplant well. English Gardens has several varieties. I do not recommend you grow the wild variety. A. syriaca. It spreads like crazy and is hard to eradicate. Best And Happy Yardening, Nancy