Asters are a valuable addition to a butterfly garden. They provide food for several species of caterpillars, and nectar for many butterfly species, including the Monarch. They extend the butterfly season in your garden well into the fall.
Black Swallowtail | Cabbage White | Monarch
Mourning Cloak | Red Admiral | Silver Skipper | Silvery Blue
Skipper | Sulphur | Tawny Crescent | Tiger Swallowtail | Vanessa | White Admiral
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