When we think of butterfly gardens, we tend to think of lots of nectar plants for adult butterflies, but to have a successful garden for butterflies there is much more to it than that. You need to understand the Life Cycles of Butterflies so that you can plan for all of their needs.
5 Steps to The Ultimate Butterfly Garden:
- Find which butterflies are in your area
- Add host plants for caterpillars
- Don’t forget trees and shrubs
- Mass plants for greatest impact
- Plan for 3 full seasons of bloom