Butterflies such as these monarchs, prefer nectar-rich flowers with a flat surface for landing.
Butterflies such as these monarchs, prefer nectar-rich flowers with a flat surface for landing. Bee File Photo
Butterflies such as these monarchs, prefer nectar-rich flowers with a flat surface for landing. Bee File Photo
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Get butterfly food at UC Davis Arboretum

October 06, 2017 02:00 PM

UPDATED October 06, 2017 03:16 PM

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Debbie Arrington is the home and garden writer for The Sacramento Bee. A lifetime gardener and consulting rosarian, she took over that beat in 2008 after almost 10 years on The Bee's Sports staff. Debbie also writes about food and cooking, focusing on seasonal crops and farm-to-fork cuisine.

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