Dr. Doug Tallamy & Black Cherry
Before you pull out that native Black Cherry sapling, watch this interview with Dr. Doug Tallamy, author of Bringing Nature Home. Tallamy explains how Black Cherry trees and other Prunus species are valuable host plants to many butterfly caterpillars. See what’s thriving in Doug’s yard.
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