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Fox 13 Features Consumer Alert For Native Milkweed

March 21, 2017

Fox 13 in Tthe Tampa Bay area recently featured a Consumer Alert informing people to make sure they buy the correct, native milkweed to help support monarchs.  FNPS members Scott Davis, Louie Castillo and Bruce Turley of Wilcox Nursery are interviewed.

Want to learn more about monarchs and native milkweed? Scott will be the featured speaker at the Pinellas FNPS chapter meeting April 5, 2017. Pinellas Chapter is also hosting Pollinator Palooza on April 8th where you can purchase native milkweed. Learn more at

Link to Fox 13 Tampa Bay, Monarch Mistake: How You Could Be Accidentally Harming Butterflies