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If You Plant It They Will Come. Really!

My husband and I were returning from a late afternoon errand, when I looked out the car window and didn’t see the milkweed. I go to investigate and was shocked! 606 more words


My Monarch Butterfly Babies

I went outside to find that I am the proud foster mom of endangered Monarch butterfly babies! Several of them on the milkweed I planted. 31 more words

The Gardens Of 333

Monarch Caterpillars

It’s been several years since I’ve had many Monarch Butterflies on the farm. About five years ago Milkweed started growing in my garden. Since I wasn’t using the entire garden I let it grow. 280 more words


Just Briefly, Monarch Caterpillars

I am quite amazed.  It is mid-August now and there continue to be Monarch butterflies laying eggs on the milkweed plants.  My first plant grew enough to have flowers about a month or two ago, there were many eggs which became caterpillars, caterpillars ate absolutely everything on the plants and then disappeared.  159 more words


Monarch Caterpillar Day by Day From Egg to Chrysalis


I collected this egg after seeing the Mama Monarch lay it at Wild Peace Farm on August 2 (Saturday). Now my little baby, who… 124 more words


Look closely … a Monarch caterpillar enjoying some Swamp Milkweed

Waterford, Michigan