butterfly garden. When our caterpillars arrived in the mail, we began our watching and waiting. About five days later, they formed their chrysalis. We pinned the cloth holding the chrysalis in the protected netting area and just four days later our beautiful butterflies emerged. Our neighbor was so kind to let us feed the butterflies from their butterfly bush. After 3 days of observing our winged friends, we released them and they took flight toward our willow tree. It was fascinating for everyone in the family to watch this transformation. Such a wonder!
As in our previous bug studies, we found delightful books to read:
For a fun recycle craft, visit my previous post on Paper Butterflies.