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Old 01-08-2011, 11:38 AM   #6
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Originally Posted by dapjwy View Post

I love the idea of expaning our plantings for moths as well as butterfllies. One thing, however, I noticed about the suggestions in your link: the site is from the UK so the listed suggestions of natives are *their* natives, not those native to the USA.

Hopefully, members that already plant for moths can give us some good advice and suggestions.

Good idea for a thread.
I knew the link was from the UK, but their suggestions are universal.

*plant nighttime flowering plants
*create hedges
*provide hiding places
*don't use a lot of lighting
*leave the weeds

Universal, don't you think?
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