What plant is this? And what caterpillar(s) are these? I'll send another...

Asked July 25, 2013, 3:55 PM EDT

What plant is this? And what caterpillar(s) are these? I'll send another photo or two of the caterpillars in the next email

Prince George's County Maryland plant identification insect identification

1 Response

This looks like dogbane, a member of the milkweed family. The caterpillar looks like a yellow bear, akin to the famous wooly bears. vw