Monarch Butterfly Kits
Buying Monarch Butterfly Kits
The monarch butterfly is probably the most well known of all the
butterfly species, and perhaps even the most beautiful. Adults
and children alike find great pleasure in watching a passing
monarch butterfly. They are delicate creatures that are able to
endure such an amazing journey, allowing us the privledge of an
occasional glimpse or two when we cross their paths.
For this reason, it has become popular for people of all ages
to study butterflies as a hobby. Just as some people go bird
watching, some people go butterfly watching. Now it is possible
to watch the amazing transformation from caterpillar into
beautiful butterfly by purchasing monarch butterfly kits.
Most suppliers of monarch butterfly kits will send you these
packages with a few basic ingredients. You will receive either
monarch larvae or caterpillars, ranging in quantity from two or
three to as much as five or six. The kit will also contain
milkweed seeds, artificial diet or live milkweed plant leaves,
rearing cage, larvae brush, feeding kit, observation, emergence,
breeding tent, and instruction sheet.
Monarch butterfly kits allow the butterfly hobbyist to enjoy
the amazing transformation from larvae to beautiful butterfly in
the comfort of their own home. Most kits range in price from 30
to 40 dollars, and butterfly accessories such as butterfly nets,
or cards with butterfly facts can be added at an additional
cost. This could possibly be a butterfly lovers dream.