How do I tag a Monarch butterfly? Using the tip of a toothpick gently remove the tag from the backing sheet. Do not touch the adhesive side as the oils on your skin could affect the longevity of the glue. Put the toothpick with the tag on it to one side.
Report sightings of migrating Monarch Butterflies. Journey North citizen scientists track monarch butterfly migration each fall and spring as Monarch Butterflies at Sanctuary in Mexico migrate to and from Mexico.
Calotopis procera is a milkweed tree that is BOTH a host plant and nectar flower for monarchs. It's a perennial in warm regions and can be overwintered indoors in colder climates. The beautiful white and purple flowers bloom all season long.