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Butterflies, Bees N' Bugs Garden

Some species seen in this garden:

Butterflies: Black Swallowtail, Giant Yellow Swallowtail, Tiger Swallowtail, Monarch, Red Admiral, Painted Lady, Common Buckeye, Giant Frittilary, cabbage white, blue Azure.
Bees: honey bee, sweat bee, mason bee, common eastern bumble bee, Wool Carder bee.
Dragonfly:Red-veined darter, common green darner.
Other Beneficials: Lady Beetle, Pennsylvania Leatherwing beetle, Praying Mantis, Lightning Bugs, Orb Weaver Spider, Syrphid Fly.
Birds: Finch, Goldfinch, Robin, Sparrow, Blackbird, Cardinal, Chickadee, Ruby-throated Hummingbird, Downy Woodpecker, Red-headed Woodpecker.

An outdoor organic garden located in Joliet, United States, Bojickwoman's Butterflies, Bees N' Bugs garden currently contains 57 plants.

This is a Butterfly garden that is known to be in USDA Hardiness Zone 5. It has mainly Clay soil and receives Full Sun light.




Reclassified some of my plantings that are known to attract or planted to specifically attract beneficial bugs, butterflies, bees and hummingbirds.

Posted on 08 Jul 15 (about 4 years ago)

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