Mothering Earth- 68 - Milkweed & Nectar for Monarchs

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Monarch butterflies lay their eggs on milkweed plants in the spring, but need different plants, those that provide nectar, during their winter migration south. Cathy Downs, a Master Naturalist, and Monarch Watch conservation specialist, details both migrations, and gives us tips on what to plant, and when these unique butterflies will be coming through your part of the country.

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