What’s the monarch’s favorite milkweed?

André-Philippe Drapeau Picard: Wednesday, February 27, 2019

 

 

 

In North America there are over 90 species of milkweed, four of which are native to Québec. Are monarch butterfly females more attracted by certain milkweed species when it comes to laying their eggs? Researchers conducted two experiments to answer that question.

 

pby André-Philippe Drapeau Picard, Mission Monarch coordinator

 

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