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A cluster of monarch butterflies, shot from below. Over 25,000 are huddling together to conserve heat amongst themselves.  (Taken by: Michael Yang/Rex Features)

In pictures : Week in wildlife

A cluster of monarch butterflies, shot from below. Over are huddling together to conserve heat amongst themselves. (Taken by: Michael Yang/Rex Features)

monarch butterfly | How to Attract Butterflies to Your Garden

How to Attract Butterflies to Your Garden

The first step in helping the struggling monarch population is to make sure there's plenty of milkweed to nourish their hungry baby caterpillars...and butterflies!

Find Milkweed Plants and Milkweed Seeds for Monarchs- 25?

Find and plant milkweed plants and milkweed seeds for your garden to attract monarch butterflies. Milkweed is also the host plant for those hungry monarch caterpillars.

Monarch Butterfly - almost none have been seen in New England this summer. The Mexico migration was down 59% last year.

Monarch Butterfly (Danaus plexippus) - almost none have been seen in New England this summer. The Mexico migration was down last year.

How to: Plant a Butterfly Garden from Better Homes and Gardens. Great Article & slide show!

Plant a Butterfly Garden

Tips for a butterfly friendly garden! I remember watching monarch butterflies hatch out of their cocoon on a stick in a jar. Think that is a thing?

Monarch in danger of extinction ..This is sad to read because I can remember in my childhood I saw an actual Monarch butterfly migration as they came through my state of Kansas and they were resting feeding on all our flowers my grand parents had planted in our yard. It was a wonderful memory and I'd love for my grand daughter to get the chance to experience the same wonderful day when the sky and yards all around me were filled with fluttering Monarch Butterflies on their life cycle…

Saying no to pesticides in my garden (and in my food) and planting milkweed.

How to Make a Butterfly Garden  -first of all, use lots of lantana. click to find out more

How to Make a Butterfly Garden

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