Category Archives: Butterfly Gardening

BUTTERFLY ATTRACTING PLANTS–Milkweed for Monarchs

The star of the show for butterfly gardens throughout North America is the Milkweed. It is both nectar and larval host plant exclusive to the Monarch butterfly. There are other butterflies that will nectar the Milkweed but, only the Monarch … Continue reading






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What Garden Features Attract Butterflies?

Besides plants and flowers, there are some garden features that will also attract butterflies and other pollinators to your yard, such as; a water source, sun catchers & sun globes, large rocks or stones, and some rotten fruit. Mud puddles … Continue reading






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