Tag Archives: Monarch butterflies

“Green”House Update

Almost exactly one month ago, I published a post showing you the milkweed seeds that I had just planted to provide food for the monarch caterpillars which I hope to entice into my garden this summer.  I thought that on Earth … Continue reading

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In response to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge IT IS easy being green First time I’m using my “green”house window as a real greenhouse.  Germinating seeds harvested last year from my milkweed plants to provide food in my garden for monarch … Continue reading

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Monarchs and Milkweed

Monarch caterpillars need milkweed to survive.  I planted some last summer and was thrilled when the caterpillars started to appear! In response to The Daily Post Weekly Photo Challenge A Good Match

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My Butterfly Quest-A Catepillar!

If you have been following my blog for awhile, you know that over the summer I planted some butterfly-friendly flowers to attract butterflies to my yard.  My friend gave me several small milkweed plants, food for monarchs, which I painstakingly … Continue reading

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