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a visual journey through the monarch lifecycle

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I never realized the monarchs need milkweed.

Female monarchs lay their eggs exclusively on milkweed plantsone of the critical roles it plays in monarch survival. Female monarchs will actually taste the leaf to make sure it’s suitable milkweed, before laying her eggs. Let’s take a visual journey through the monarch life cycle!

neither did i, not exclusively anyhow.

i love the video of the time-lapse pupating caterpillars.  it's incredible!

I didn't see it on that page. Is it like this?

Or more like this?

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