The Art of Butterfly Gardening: How to Make Your Backyard into a Beautiful Home for Butterflies (Paperback)Mathew Tekulsky (author)
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Mathew Tekulsky's The Butterfly Garden is a complete, step-by-step guide to gardening for butterflies. You'll learn about:
The butterfly life cycle, habitats, and behaviors
Choosing and obtaining food and nectar sources
Designing your garden
Options for country, suburban, and city gardens
Fifty common garden butterflies and the plants they like
Butterfly observation and conservation
This guide will teach you everything you need to get started-whether you're a suburban resident, the owner of a small urban garden, an apartment dweller, or a keeper of a country estate, you can enjoy frequent butterfly visits to your garden or window box. The key, Tekulsky believes, is learning some basic knowledge of butterfly characteristics and behavior and knowing how to meet the needs of the butterfly species most common in your neighborhood.
Not only is butterfly gardening one of the easiest ways to enjoy these enchanting creatures, but it's also a wonderful way to help conserve natural butterfly populations for generations to come. Learn how to create your own beautiful butterfly garden today!
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 572 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 20 mm