From tiny larvae to beautiful butterfly, the three-week metamorphosis perfectly illustrates the cyclical nature of life on Earth. Caring for (and releasing) living Painted Lady butterflies is a successful classroom project that can be repeated every year.
Includes: reusable "pop-up" habitat (10" dia. x 12" high), instructions and activity guide, and one coupon for five live Painted Lady butterfly larvae.
When you’re ready to begin, go to the vendor's website and enter your Official Certificate number (comes with the kit) to receive butterfly larvae.
Please note: There are different methods to ship your larvae. One of the options is free. However, the manufacturer recommends that they are sent 2nd. Day Air which requires an additional fee of $13.75.
Release mature butterflies when outdoor temperatures reach 55°F. Extra Larvae Coupon (SC923) sold separately. Ages 3 and up.
Please note: Butterfly larvae cannot be shipped outside the contiguous U.S.