Flowers for a Butterfly Garden

Orange and yellow marigold flowers.

Marigolds are profusely-blooming annuals that are extremely easy to grow.

Butterfly Garden Tip #9: Butterflies also need water and take minerals from the soil by sipping from wet soil. Bury a dish of coarse sand (kept wet), or include dishes of water with pebbles or sticks for perching.


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  • Sal Luna Says:
    January 18th, 2009 at 9:01 am


    I am buying a home in the desert mear Palm Springs California. I like the butterfly plants but are those types of plants the best type of plants. Let me know what types are the best in Desert area.

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Flowers for a Butterfly Garden