Tag: "Science activities"

Come on in Butterflies

Using Flowers to Attract Various Butterfly Species Western Tailed Blue – Vetches, MilkVetches! 1. Choose other flowers for colour and nectar. Adult butterflies are most attracted to red, yellow, orange, and pink flowers. Adding some of these for colour is a great way to spruce up your butterfly garden. 2. Purchase and plant a few […]

Butterfly’s Life Cycle

Butterfly’s Life Cycle

The Caterpillar eventually Transitions into the Adult Butterfly!  If your Class wishes to Make a Fun Mini-Butterfly House,  Materials required are: Caterpillars (can be purchased in a Pet Store or online); Milkweed (or similar plant type); Small Twigs, Leaves, and other plant matter; Terrarium with Lid There are 4 stages for the Butterfly’s life cycle. They are: The Egg, […]

Our Female Karner Blue Butterfly  :):):):)

Our Female Karner Blue Butterfly :):):):)

The Female Karner Blue, a little different from Her blue male counterpart – is not actually blue!  She is a little blue, and mostly Beautiful silver-grey with white borders on Her wings, and orange and deep dark charcoal-colored spots!…..Although Karners nourish themselves on only the blue lupine flower in their pre-pubescent stages, once, they come out […]

Welcome to Blue Butterfly Books!

Welcome to Blue Butterfly Books!

Welcome to Blue Butterfly Books!  Our Books are available as pdf downloads or softcover books – in full color or black/white. We are based in Victoria BC,   Canada Sustainability and Eco-Responsibility          Here at Blue Butterfly Books, trees are valuable to Mother Earth and the health and wellbeing of everyone.  Minimizing our ecological footprint […]