Milkweed plants have flowers that attract butterflies, bees, and other pollinators. In fact it is the only host plant of the monarch butterfly. Here are some interesting facts about milkweed and the insects it attracts.
When planning your next vegetable garden one of the things you need to think about is what you can do to make it more “destructive insect” resistant. Check out these great tips on how to save your crop from these garden pests.
The black-and-yellow writing spider is a large and bold specimen, and quite shocking to encounter in the garden. What is their role in the garden? Are they poisonous?