Placer / Nevada Counties
University of California
Placer / Nevada Counties

Monarchs and Milkweed: How Can We Help Them?

Date: March 25, 2017

Time: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Contact: 530-273-0919

Sponsor: UC Master Gardeners of Nevada County

Location: Elk's Lodge - Grass Elk

Event Details

Monarch caterpillar on milkweed
Monarch caterpillar on milkweed

This popular workshop is back! Find out how to help the Monarchs by understanding:

  • what’s happening to the Monarch Butterfly population;
  • why milkweed is important to the survival of the monarchs;
  • which milkweed plants are best suited to our foothill climate;
  • how to identify monarchs at different stages of development;
  • how to attract monarchs and other pollinators to my garden.
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