Grow a Butterfly Garden: Storey Country Wisdom Bulletin A-114 (Storey/Garden Way Publishing bulletin)

By Wendy Potter-Springer

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Hottest host crops are many, yet specifically clover (Trifolium spp. ), vetch (Vicia spp. ), tick-trefoil (Desmodium spp. ), mallow (Malva spp. ), hollyhocks (Alcea spp. ), and hibiscus (Hibiscus spp. ). Milkweed Butterflies Monarch (Danaus plexippus). Prefered host crops are different types of milkweed, sometimes called butterfly flower (Asclepias spp. ). Queen (Danaus gilippus). most well-liked host vegetation are types of milkweed, sometimes called butterfly flower (Asclepias spp. ). Brushfoot Butterflies Hackberry (Asterocampa celtis). most well liked host vegetation are sorts of hackberry (Celtis spp. ). query Mark (Polygonia interrogationis). most well liked host crops are elms (Ulmus spp. ), hackberry (Celtis spp. ), hops (Humulus spp. ), nettle (Urtica spp. ), and fake nettle (Boehmeria cylindrica). Milbert’s Tortoiseshell (Nymphalis milberti). hottest host vegetation are sorts of nettle (Urtica spp. ). Comma (Polygonia comma). most well-liked host vegetation are kinds of nettle (Urtica spp. ), fake nettle (Boehmeria cylindrica), hops (Humulus spp. ), hackberry (Celtis spp. ), and elm (Ulmus spp. ). Mourning Cloak (Nymphalis antiopa). most well-liked host vegetation are willow (Salix spp. ), hackberry (Celtis spp. ), cottonwood (Populus deltoides), birch (Betula spp. ), elm (Ulmus spp. ), and quaking aspen (Populus tremuloides). pink Admiral (Vanessa atalanta). most well liked host crops are nettle (Urtica spp. ), fake nettle (Boehmeria cylindrica), wooden nettles (Laportea canadensis), and hops (Humulus spp. ). American Painted girl (Vanessa virginiensis). most popular host vegetation are pearly eternal (Anaphalis margaritacea), hollyhocks (Alcea spp. ), and everlastings (Gnaphalium spp. ). Buckeye (Junonia coenia). most popular host crops are plantain (Plantago spp. ), snapdragon (Antirrhinum spp. ), fake foxglove (Aurelaria spp. ), monkey flower (Mimulus spp. ), and figwort (Scrophylaria spp. ). Gulf Fritillary (Agraulis vanillae). hottest host crops are sorts of ardour flower (Passiflora spp. ). Bordered Patch (Chlosyne lacinia). most well liked host vegetation are contributors of the Composite (Compositae) relatives, specially sunflowers (Helianthus spp. ). Pearl Crescent (Phyciodes tharos). most well-liked host vegetation are smooth-leaved asters (Aster spp. ). nice Spangled Fritillary (Speyeria cybele). most well-liked host crops are violets (Viola spp. ). Meadow Fritillary (Boloria bellona). most well-liked host crops are violets (Viola spp. ). Regal Fritillary (Speyeria idalia). most popular host vegetation are violets (Viola spp. ). White Admiral (Limenitis arthemis). most popular host crops are birch (Betula spp. ) and aspen (Populus tremuloides). Viceroy (Limenitis archippus). most well liked host crops are willow (Salix spp. ), aspen (Populus tremuloides), cottonwood (Populus deltoides), and apple, plum, and cherry timber. Lorquin’s Admiral (Limenitis lorquini). most well liked host crops are willow (Salix spp. ), aspen (Populus tremuliodes), cottonwood (Populus deltoides), and chokecherry (Aronia spp. ). California Sister (Adelpha brewdowii). most well-liked host crops are different types of oak tree (Quercus spp.

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