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UVM Ext.: Prep cuttings now for spring plants | Weekend Magazine

Summer ends and all those lovely annuals we’ve grown so fond of will soon come to an end, too. But it doesn’t have to be. Some of those “annuals” aren’t really annuals as their life cycles aren’t completed over the course of a single growing season. They’re actually what are referred to as “tender perennials,” …

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UVM Extension: Marvelous milkweed | Weekend Magazine

Milkweed is a critically important plant for the monarch butterfly, which is threatened with extinction. The monarch caterpillar uses milkweed as its primary food source, and its powerful flowers provide nectar for countless butterflies, bees and insects. If you stop and observe a milkweed plant in flower for even a short time, you will likely …

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UVM Extension: Marvelous milkweed | Weekend Magazine

Milkweed is a critically important plant for the monarch butterfly, which is threatened with extinction. The monarch caterpillar uses milkweed as its primary food source, and its powerful flowers provide nectar for countless butterflies, bees and insects. If you stop and observe a milkweed plant in flower for even a short time, you will likely …

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