It's been a slow, cold spring here. OARDC GDD calculator for 45215 puts us = 381 growing degree days. Asclepias syriacus finally began emerging 5 - 6 days ago (GDD ~=313). Current height is 2 - 10 inches.
This single ADULT was seen in mid-afternoon, spending time on milkweed, ash (Fraxinus) foliage and amsonia flowers.
Latitude: 39.2 Longitude: -84.5
Observed by: JB
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