- Pick a sunny location.
- Decide which butterflies you want to attract.
- Identify the host and nectar plants needed.
Generate a list of host plants for a specific county and site conditions http://www.fnps.org/plants/butterflies
- Plan to provide a wind break, water source (puddles), and warming zones.
- Include a place to sit and enjoy!Step
Suggestions from Lloyd Singleton, , UF/IFAS Extension Sumter County
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