butterflies http://www.nhm.org/nature/taxonomy/term/80/all en Rotting Fruit and Puddle Parties: Check out the Butterfly Pavilion! http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/rotting-fruit-and-puddle-parties-check-out-butterfly-pavilion <p>It is that time of year again! Sunday is the opening of our Butterfly Pavilion, and although we still have hundreds of free-flying butterflies there's a lot that has changed out there. We have replanted the entire space, adding many more nectar and host plants for adults and caterpillars. We have also added new food sources for some of the adult butterflies that aren't quite so partial to sipping nectar!</p> <p><a href="http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/rotting-fruit-and-puddle-parties-check-out-butterfly-pavilion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://www.nhm.org/nature/blog/rotting-fruit-and-puddle-parties-check-out-butterfly-pavilion#comments Battus philenor Buckeye butterfly butterflies Butterfly Pavilion Junonia coenia Lydia Gotcher Mourning Cloak Nymphalis antiopa Pipevine Swallowtail Shawna Joplin Blog Sat, 07 Apr 2012 04:59:00 +0000 Lila Higgins 702 at http://www.nhm.org/nature