Category Archives: Butterfly Seeds & Plants

How to Cold Stratify Seeds for Your Butterfly Garden

Milkweed seeds for cold stratification

Cold Stratification Yields the Coolest Results Cold stratification. It’s a scientific term for a simple procedure that improves your seed germination rate by 300-400%. Anything with that kind of success rate is worth doing, and this “spill and chill” operation is as easy as they come! In essence, cold stratification mimics the winter season’s chilly, […]

Milkweed Plants for Monarchs

The Milkweed plant is the sole host plant for Monarch butterflies. Although Monarchs have preferences of some varieties over others, there are many different species of milkweed plants that Monarch caterpillars will gladly gobble up. This article will present some of the best milkweeds for Monarchs, native ranges, and general information for several species. One […]

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