Learning the ins-and-outs of creating a butterfly garden can be a daunting task for gardeners of all skill levels. That’s why we’re on a mission to make your journey less intimidating. Below you’ll find helpful resources and answers to many of the questions you may be asking yourself, straight from the Gardening Know How archives.
Jewels in the Garden
As you work your way through the Gardening Know How Learning Channel course, Creating a Butterfly Garden, we encourage you to use this page as a resource. Everything has been carefully curated to support your journey towards creating your own butterfly garden.
While migration is just a part of life for many different types of butterflies, it’s the monarchs that rack up the most frequent flyer miles. Learn more about these amazing creatures and their remarkable journey here.
Pollinators, including butterflies, are not only essential to a healthy ecosystem, but they also play a vital role in one out of every three bites of food taken all across the world. Learn more about pollinators by clicking here.
- Monarch Watch
- Journey North
- The National Wildlife Federation
- The National Audubon Society
- The Xerces Society for Invertebrate Conservation
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