Tuesday, May 8, 2012
American Lady Butterfly Seeking Native Host Plants
Don't you love it when a plan comes together?
Adding butterfly host plants to your landscape sometimes doesn't yield instant outcomes. But this week, planning and patience paid off.
She found two host plants, Field Pussytoes (Antennaria neglecta) and Pearly Everlasting (Anaphalis margaritacea) and laid several eggs on each.
Read an earlier post about the host plant Pearly Everlasting.
earlier post about the host plant Field Pussytoes.