10 Neat Things about Monarch Butterflies

1. Milk for baby monarchs. Asclepias or milkweed is the only plant on which the female monarch will lay her eggs. The milkweed not only provides sustenance for the larvae, it provides them with protection, making the butterflies taste foul to birds and other predators. It also makes them poisonous. 2. The Wanderer, Danaus Plexippus. … Continue reading 10 Neat Things about Monarch Butterflies