Near the end of July when the weather is scorching hot and dry, there are few wildflowers to provide nectar for the butterflies. Ironweed is one that blooms late; I pull weeds and mow around it, waiting impatiently for the small flowers to open. It's not much of a looker but I let it grow so the butterflies have food.
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