Our best-selling Cup of Caterpillars ™ lets kids watch 5 tiny caterpillars embark upon their remarkable journey from caterpillar to butterfly. Great for in-home and classroom learning.
Parents Are Saying
- Makes biology fun and accessible
- Creates lasting memories
- STEM in a Cup!
- Fun for the whole family
- Proudly grown in the USA
- Over 100 Million Butterflies released into nature!
Please Read Before you Grow
- This item comes with live caterpillars.
- This item does not come with a butterfly habitat. If you are looking for a complete kit with live caterpillars, please click here.
- If it's currently HOT in your area it is best to purchase a caterpillar voucher.
- Check the temperature! It’s best to do this project when daytime temperatures in your area are between 55-85 degrees Fahrenheit.
- We cannot ship live insects to Mexico, Canada, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, APO, FPO or DPO addresses.
- Cup of 5 Baby Caterpillars and all the food they need.
- Chrysalis Holding Log
- Caterpillar Quick Guide
- Exclusive Insect Lore Mascot Stickers
Insect lore, the Original Butterflies-by-Mail Company®, guarantees that at least 3 out of 5 caterpillars will become butterflies. You can learn more about the Insect Lore Guarantee here.