During this time of year, it is important to monitor weather conditions in your area. Daytime temperatures should be over 55 degrees Fahrenheit to safely release your butterflies.
Watch Them Grow, Then Let Them Go!
Get ready to watch an incredible metamorphosis with the best butterfly kit on the market. Created in 1969 by the originators of the Butterflies-By-Mail concept, the Butterfly Garden has helped teach thousands of children the incredible butterfly life cycle. The kit comes with 5 larvae and all the food they need to become butterflies. See your little caterpillars grow, pupate, and emerge as beautiful Painted Lady butterflies, then release them into the great outdoors! It's a fun learning experience you and your children (or students) will never forget. Happy Growing!
This item comes with a voucher to redeem your caterpillars online at Insect Lore.com when you are ready to begin your project. The caterpillars are not included in the box.
What's in the box?
A voucher to redeem 5 baby caterpillars. Please note that an additional $7.95 shipping fee is required when redeeming your voucher.
Pop up, reusable 11.5 inch tall mesh habitat, perfect for butterfly watching!
Caterpillars to Butterflies Instruction Guide
Insect Lore guarantees that 3 out of 5 caterpillars will grow into adult butterflies. We'll get your caterpillars to you in 2 to 3 days (if you choose Priority Mail), and the project takes about 3 weeks.
Please note: This kit does NOT contain live insects.
Shipping: Live caterpillars are shipped to destinations within the Continental USA and Alaska. We cannot ship live caterpillars to Hawaii.
Manufacturer Recommended Age: 4 and up
Warning: Choking Hazard. Small parts. Not recommended for children under 3 years.