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Consumer Qs, June 6, 2017

Question (Q): Can you identify a small butterfly that has been visiting my verbena? It has what appears to have a beak or long nose and is grayish brown with rusty orange, dark brown and white on the upper side of its wings. Does it bite? Is it even a butterfly?

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Consumer Qs, May 23, 2017

Question (Q): I sowed a wildflower mix I bought at a garden center. It has done well and has lots of things blooming now. Can you help me identify a flower in it? It has bright red or pink flowers with large, silky, delicate petals with white crosses at the center. The stems and foliage are kind of hairy. I have never seen these or some of the other flowers before. Are they actual wildflowers?

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Consumer Qs, May 16, 2017

Question (Q): I discovered what looks like a dirt dauber nest on my porch. However, it has only two sections and they look like tiny jugs. Do you know what it could be?

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Consumer Qs, May 9, 2017

Question (Q): I recently saw a red and yellow flower in bloom that was labeled as spigelia. Can you tell me more about it?

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Consumer Qs, May 2, 2017

Question (Q): I was told to set out my tomato and cucumber plants on a cloudy day. Why?

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