Attracting Butterflies

Want to add some winged wonder to your backyard? Attract butterflies with these butterfly gardening ideas and our expert tips on the best plants and flowers that attract butterflies.

Monarch migration

Diary of Monarch Migration

The “super-generation” of butterflies that migrates to Mexico each year is simply amazing. Learn about the monarch migration journey.

Attracting Butterflies - Butterfly Host Plant

Top 10 Butterfly Host Plants

Ready to take butterfly gardening to the next level? Plant butterfly host plants to give caterpillars a place to grow!

Watching Butterflies

Watching Butterflies

Watching butterflies is a delight at any age, but finding them can be a challenge. Get tips to make butterfly watching easy and fun.

Butterflies

Year-Round Guide to Butterflies

Butterflies aren’t just for summer. Here’s what to look for as the habits of these irresistible charmers change with the seasons.

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Spring 2014: Track Your First Butterfly Sightings

Spring butterflies should be returning to southern areas by now, and starting to pop up farther north before too long. Track your first butterfly sightings here by listing…
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Ask an Expert: Butterflies

In addition to working here at Birds & Blooms, I'm also a bona fide "butterfly lady" at the Museum of Science & Industry in Tampa, FL (I also…
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