Hi Gretchen/All- Tiger swallowtail? when are the adults swallowtails
feeding in relation to when the azaleas bloom. What dates does it
flower in NY?
Flowering Phenologies in a Shrub Community: Competition and ...
by B Rathcke - 1988 - Cited by 64 - Related articles
Only four shrub species were specialized for pollinator type. Kalmia
latifolia and. Rhododendron viscosum were pollinated only by
bumblebees. R. viscosum ...
Might try :
Status of Pollinators in North America
National Research Council. Committee on the Status of Pollinators in
Presents role, importance, and status of pollinators; causes of
decline and potential threats; effects of variations in pollinator
populations on pollination services; monitoring and maintaining
pollinators and pollination services; findings; recommendations. Book
can be purchased online; executive summary can be downloaded free.
Yikes. Not easy finding specifics on this one Gretchen! If you had
no time crunch, wait till they flower and stake out a patch and see.
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