Insect hotels are becoming as sought after as birdhouses and bird feeders in today’s gardens. Have you got one? Should you have one (or two, or more?). Continue reading Insect Hotels – Should You Put One In Your Backyard? Big Guide to Insect Houses!
There are a lot of butterfly pictures being posted on social media. Many of them are amazing.
Even if you think you’re taking the best butterfly photos in the world, getting them seen is another matter!
Most of us know how hard it is to get noticed at places like Instagram and Twitter, which are the two biggest social media sites where hashtags can make all the difference in whether you’re being seen or if you’re virtually invisible. Continue reading What Are The Best Hashtags for Butterflies? Instagram & Twitter – Get Your Butterfly Pics Seen
The simple act of hanging up a butterfly house or or butterfly hotel in your yard allows you to directly contribute to the conservation of wonderful butterflies – right in your own home!
What is a butterfly house?
These boxes give your local butterflies a place to shelter during the day and during bad weather, and to rest safely for the night – allowing you to not only help them, but to enjoy them up close as you attract them into your backyard.
And a habitat for butterflies doesn’t have to stand out like a sore thumb in your yard. There are some beautiful designs out there (or you can make your own), giving a real natural look and of course allowing it to blend in to your garden which makes it much more likely that butterflies will be attracted to it and actually use it. Continue reading Put a Butterfly House in your Garden or Yard – Habitat For Butterflies