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No Milkweed, no Monarchs?

Let’s make Maryland a Monarch friendly stop for our traveling butterfly friends. Did you know that Asclepias, commonly referred to as milkweed plants, are vitally important to the existence of the Monarch Butterfly? Asclepias are the ONLY plant that monarch caterpillars can feed on. No Asclepias, no Monarchs. There have been reportedly less Monarchs than usual last…