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Host Plants for Butterflies…I should clarify…those are the plants that the adult butterfly lays her eggs on so that the larvae (baby caterpillars) have food to eat when they hatch from the egg. As the caterpillar grows, it sheds its skin 3 or 4 times and then builds a chrysalis which is the final stage […]

Winter Seed Sowing…a fun new way to start plants without window spaces and grow lights. Plant in repurposed milk jugs and seal with duct tape and put out in the snow…works every time.