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This is too fun – more nurseries added to the discount list

We have just added more plant nurseries to the list. Be sure to check it out here. We now have a wonderful selection and we are thrilled to be collaborating with our local plant stores. Be sure to patronize them, … Continue reading

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New – Blueprint for a Five by Five Butterfly Garden

We have another new item to share with you. Go to our Butterfly Gardening PageĀ and download our “Blueprint for a Five by Five Butterfly Garden for Southwest Florida”. This was designed by Catherine LaBrie and we are excited to offer … Continue reading

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Exciting News – discounts on plants

We are excited to offer a new benefit for our members. We have arranged for discounts at local plant nurseries for our members in good standing. Click here for more info.

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Watch our Video – Sarasota Butterfly Garden How-to

Here are ways that our Sarasota County Butterfly Club’s butterfly garden has been working. Included are volunteers and plants utilized, the care of the plants, and some butterflies flying that day. This garden is located in a city zone, and … Continue reading

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Be Sure to Attend Our Meeting on Butterfly Identification

Come to the monthly meeting of the Sarasota County Butterfly Club, NABA Chapter. We are having a program on Florida butterfly identification. I am doing the segment on Swallowtail identification. AND if you bring a plant, you get to take … Continue reading

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Check out our new article on Monarchs, Oe and Milkweeds

We have done quite a bit of research and we have put together our “position paper” on the controversial topic of milkweeds and Monarchs. Be sure to check it out by clicking here

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The new schedule for the upcoming 2014-2015 season has been posted

Our new program schedule has been posted. Be sure to check it out and mark your calendar to join us for these interesting and fun programs and field trips. Also start potting some plants for our plant exchange and let … Continue reading

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We are on Facebook and we welome your participation. Join us on Facebook    

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Monarch for Lunch

This Monarch is not having a good day. Yellow Garden Orbweaver Spider will have quite a lunch.

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Zebra heliconians roosting

Here is a shot of Zebra heliconians roosting

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