Butterfly Garden® With Live Cup of Caterpillars™

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The Award-Winning Butterfly Garden ® is an unforgettable learning experience to share with your family or classroom. This all-in-one kit arrives with five baby caterpillars and everything you need to observe the fascinating butterfly life cycle.  This order comes with live caterpillars.  

Why You'll Love it!

  • Immersive 3-week project
  • Teaches environmental appreciation
  • Builds lasting memories
  • Trusted by Family Growers for Over 50 Years
  • Proudly grown in the USA

Please Read Before you Grow

  • Comes with live Painted Lady Butterfly caterpillars.
  • Our insects are sensitive to outdoor temperatures. We recommend postponing your order if daytime, outdoor temperatures are below 50 degrees or above 85 degrees in your area. If you live somewhere currently outside of this range, we recommend purchasing a kit with voucher.
  • We cannot ship live insects to Mexico, Canada, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, APO, FPO or DPO addresses.
  • Complex orders may arrive in fewer boxes. Always check your order immediately when you receive it.


  • 5 baby caterpillars and all the food they need to grow into beautiful Painted Lady butterflies
  • Pop-up, reusable 12-inch-tall mesh habitat
  • Chrysalis Holding Log
  • Flower-shaped Butterfly Feeder
  • Sugar Packets to make butterfly nectar
  • Feeding Dropper
  • STEM Butterfly Journal with fun science, math and writing activities
  • Caterpillar Instruction Guide

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. 


Ages 4+


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