Native Plants for Caterpillars and Butterflies

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  • Poop

  • Passiflora incarnata (Purple passionflower)


Butterflies in Your Yard?

Monarch Butterfly

How often do you see a butterfly in your yard? It is important what you plant! Read Steve's article that appeared in the Daily Sun - "It Matters What You Plant". This includes plant recommendations for Central Florida.

Steve and Lloyd Singleton speak at VBF Gardens Meeting "Attracting Butterflies"

Steps in Creating a Butterfly Garden: Advice from Lloyd Singleton, Sumter County Extension Agent.

In the Garden by Jaret C. Daniels  "Select the Right Milkweed for Your Butterfly Garden" from the Daily Sun

Al and Joan: What do Florida native plants bring to our yard besides happiness?

More information about landscaping for butterflies is on our Resource Links. Pay special attention to the informative VBF Gardens, The Villages Butterfly and Garden Club web.

Learn About Butterflies

Life Cycle of the Monarch Butterfly (In The Villages!) from Al and Joan


Butterfly Gardens to Visit

Visit our Resource links for Butterfly Gardens


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Published on  03.03.2018