I'm fascinated by butterflies and inspired because I'm reading Barbara Kingsolver's Flight Behavior, and..it's gardening season!
nectar table at The Butterfly Farm in St. Martin
People are always enchanted with the butterflies during the exhibit at Krohn Conservatory in Cincinnati, Ohio. I love watching the interaction. (The first photo of this POST is of a butterfly on a girl's nose!)
The Butterfly Farm St Martin (Caribbean) --Monarch butterfly caterpillars need milkweed plants on which to feed. Find out how, in the US, you can get free milkweed seeds. There is a link to a USA state by state guide of where butterfly exhibits can been seen.
Monarch Butterfly website --lots of information
The Butterfly Site --awesome site with a plethora of information. Look under "Gardening" for a list of plants liked by a variety of species of caterpillars and butterflies. There are links to butterfly varieties found state by state in the Us as well as other countries.
hosted by Ms Jenny, is so much fun! This week our letter is "F." Come visit others'
submissions HERE and join in the fun!
Thank you, Ms Jenny, for hostessing another round!
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