The ONLY plant that monarch caterpillars can eat is milkweed. There are many varieties, so it’s best to buy the ones that are native to your area if you’re interested in helping the monarch butterflies reproduce. 335 more words
When I was ten, my parents sent me to the best place I had ever been in my life: summer camp. We rose early, ate well, and played outdoors all day – hiking, swimming, archery – I would have happily stayed until school started again. 1,877 more words
Silken threads released from seed pods glisten in the sun.
The seeds float like tiny fairies on the breeze.
And whats not to love about a plant that is the sole food of the Monarch caterpillar. 30 more words
Here are a snapshots taken with my cell phone while working in the garden this Autumn. The Green Rose (Rosa chinensis viridiflora) is blooming. The bush was suffering, but is now having a comeback. 162 more words