This colorful fold-up 3-D seed set makes a great butterfly gift for any gardener, teacher, butterfly enthusiast, photographer, etc. The 3 seed packets contained in the set provide 100 seeds each and are grown as annuals. This butterfly garden seed gift will attract Black Swallowtails (Anise Swallowtails in the West) and Monarch Butterflies in particular but many other butterflies as well.
The set includes:
- Parsley seeds (host-food plant for the Black or Anise Swallowtail caterpillars)
- Tropical milkweed seeds (a host plant for Monarchs and a nectar plant for many butterflies)
- Common Zinnia seeds, Mixed colors (flowers that provide plenty of nectar, attracting many different butterflies)
These varieties create a quick and easy butterfly garden for the whole summer!
The gift packing also unfolds to provide information about:
- Butterfly host/nectar plants
- Planting butterfly gardens
- Individual seed-starting instructions on packets
(Note: If you live in zones 8-11, the Tropical Milkweed may overwinter and should be pulled up or cut back in the winter for the benefit of the Monarch butterfly migration.)
These 7″ x 8″ butterfly garden seed gift packages mail for $4.95 with unlimited seeds/packages, or free with plants.