Supplier of live butterfly pupae and dried butterfly from the island of Marinduque Philippines
Many butterfly feeding and breeding grounds have been
destroyed because of pesticides and the construction of housing
and centers. So creating a butterfly garden will not only attract these
beautiful winged creature to your yard, but
can help them flourish again.
Butterflies are easy to attract; you just
have to know what they like to
eat. Caterpillars eat “larval” plants like
milkweed, marigolds, queens
anne’s lace, and violets. Butterflies like nectar” plants ,like butterfly bush,
The beauty bush sunflowers, lilacs, snapdragons, and zinnias. Select plants
that are diverse in color and bloom at different times, so you will attract
butterflies all summer long. Check with a nursery to see what plants will
grow we;; in your area, and understand that different plants attract different
butterflies and caterpillars.
Be sure the area receives five to six hours of sun a day and is sheltered
from the wind. Also, a mud puddle in a sunny spot will provide butterflies
with other essential salts and nutrients.
Watching these flying flowers flit around your garden is delightful. And the
satisfaction of preserving a species by providing a safe habitat is