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10 Ways to Impress Butterflies

10 Ways to Impress Butterflies with Sensible Gardening and Living

  Taking the time and energy to attract butterflies into your garden is definitely worth it.¬†Butterflies are not only fanciful and beautiful to observe, but they are also great pollinators, second only to bees. Since butterflies have two distinct life stages, to keep them in your garden you must provide food for both the larva and flying stages of their…

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Butterflies in the Garden

Sedum is loved by butterflies at Sensible Gardening and Lving

If you want to attract butterflies into your garden, your garden will have to supply them with food and shelter not only for the adult butterfly but also the larvae stage. Butterflies can be very particular when it comes to choosing a site to lay their eggs. Once the eggs hatch, their habitat must also provide suitable plant material for…

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Attracting Butterflies

How to Attract Butterflies with Sensible Gardening

When you attract butterflies into your garden you have a win win situation. For your own pleasure, butterflies or as I heard a man from South Africa say,¬† flutterbies, are beautiful little creatures to observe. They are graceful, colorful and fanciful as they meander throughout your garden. Butterflies also have a very practical use, they are great pollinators, second only…

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