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BugLady's TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS!
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On the Sixth Day of Christmas my Niece read to me
Chapter Six of "BugLady's Butterfly Summer"!

 Happy Holidays to Everyone!

BugLady's Butterfly Summer

by Linda Auld

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BugLady's TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS!
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On the Fifth Day of Christmas my Cousin read to me
Chapter Five of "BugLady's Butterfly Summer"!

 Happy Holidays to Everyone!

BugLady's Butterfly Summer

by Linda Auld

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BugLady's TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS!
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On the Fourth Day of Christmas my Father read to me
Chapter Four of "BugLady's Butterfly Summer"!

 Happy Holidays to Everyone!

BugLady's Butterfly Summer

by Linda Auld

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BugLady's TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS!
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On the Third Day of Christmas my Mother read to me
Chapter Three of "BugLady's Butterfly Summer"!

 Happy Holidays to Everyone!

BugLady's Butterfly Summer

by Linda Auld

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NOLA BugLady's Garden Butterflies and Caterpillars

Download a printable copy of Caterpillar Host Plants.

Black Swallowtail Parsley, Dill, Fennel, Rue, Cowbane
Giant Swallowtail Citrus, HopTree, Rue, Prickly Ash
Pipevine Swallowtail Pipevine varieties:  Aristolochia tomentosa, A. fimbriata,   A. durior, A. serpentaria, A. triloba
Spicebush Swallowtail Spicebush, Sassafras, Prickly Ash, Camphor, Sweet Bay Magnolia
Tiger Swallowtail Tulip Poplar, Ash, Birch, Cottonwood, Hop Tree,            Wild Cherry, Willow
Monarch Milkweed varieties: Asclepias perennis, A. incarnata,
A. tuberosa
Viceroy Cottonwood, Wild Cherry, Willow
Gulf Fritillary Passion Flower vine varieties:  Passiflora incarnata,
P. lutea, P. caerulea
Variegated Fritillary Passion Flower vine varieties, Violets
Common Buckeye Toadflax, Plantain, Agalinis, Ruellia, Snapdragons, Angelonia, Sedum
American Painted Lady Asters: Cudweed, Everlastings
Painted Lady Hollyhock, Sunflowers, Thistles
Red Admiral Pellitory, Nettle Family: False Nettles, Stinging Nettles, Wood Nettles
Question Mark Elm, Hackberry, False Nettles (Boehmeria),                      Stinging Nettles
Cloudless Sulphur Cassia varieties: Sicklepod (Cassia obtusifolia),
C. bicapsularis, Flowering Senna (Senna corymbosa), Partridge Pea (Chamaecrista fasciculata)
Sleepy Orange Sulphur Sicklepod, Partridge Pea, Flowering Senna
Common Checkered Skipper Arrowleaf Sida (Sida rhombifolia)
Clouded Skipper Various grasses: St. Augustine, Johnson,                            Wooly Beard Grass (Erianthus alopecturoides)
Fiery Skipper Various grasses:  Bermudagrass, St. Augustine,           Creeping bentgrass
Horace Duskywing Oak: Red, White, Willow, Northern Red, Scrub, Water, Post and Live Oak
Long-tailed Skipper Legumes: Peas, Beans, Desmodium
Silver-spotted Skipper Wisteria, Black Locust, False indigo (Amorpha fruticosa)

 

BugLady's TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS!
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On the Second Day of Christmas my Grandpa read to me
Chapter Two of "BugLady's Butterfly Summer"!

 Happy Holidays to Everyone!

BugLady's Butterfly Summer

by Linda Auld

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                Check out BugLady's available plants for December!                 Happy Holidays, Everyone!       

Barber Laboratories
504-739-5715
6444 Jefferson Highway in Harahan
Monday thru Friday 9:30-5:00

 

 

Butterfly Nectar Plants

Photo Item Size
Bee Balm - white (Monarda)  4"
Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) 4"
     Blanket Flower        "Mesa Yellow" (Gaillardia)                  4"
Buttonbush  (Cephalanthus occidentalis) 1 gallon 
Cardinal flower (Lobelia cardinalis)  4" 

Coneflower (Purple)

(Echinacea)

4"

Coreopsis

(Coreopsis lanceolata)

4"
Crabapple tree   (Malus)  3 gallon
Gomphrena "Fireworks" 6" round
Gulf Coast Penstemon (Penstemon tenuis) 4" & 1-quart
Mexican Flame Vine (Senecio confusus 4"
            Big Leaf                     Mountain Mint       (Pynanthemum muticum)  6" round

Obedient Plant

(Physostegia virginiana)

1-quart
Porterweed (Stachytarpheta) 4"

Porterweed

(Stachytarpheta)

1-gallon
   "Red Husker"           Penstemon        (Penstemon digitalis) Quart
Seaside Goldenrod (Solidago sempervirins) 1 gallon

Spotted Bee Balm

(Monarda punctata)

              4"
Turk's Cap (Malvaviscus arboreus) 4"
  Virginia Sweetspire (Itea virginica)            3 gallon
Willow-leaf Aster (Symphyotrichum praealtum) 1-gallon

 

Caterpillar Host Plants

Photo Item Size
    Camphor Tree           (Cinnamomum                 camphora)                      (for Spicebush      Swallowtails)  4"
           Dill                      (for Black Swallowtail) 4"

           Fennel                   Bronze or green

(for Black Swallowtail)

4"
Lead Plant      (Amorpha fruticosa)         (for Silver-spotted            Skipper &                Dogface Sulphur) 1 gallon
Lippia "Frogfruit"        (for Buckeye and Phaon Crescent) 4"
Milkweed: Aquatic- white flower (Asclepias perennis)  (for Monarch) 4"
Parsley - curled or straight leaf (for Black Swallowtail) 4"
Passion Flower Vine (Passiflora caerullea)  (for Gulf Fritillary) 4"
              Senna -                  (Senna corymbosa) (for Sulphur butterflies) 4”, 6" round
      Spider plant            (Cleome hassleriana) (for Great Southern White) 4"

 

 

-The Perfect Nature Lover's Gift-

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Showcases 22 LOCAL BUTTERFLIES and their CATERPILLARS

  • Legal size      8-1/2" x 14"     (front and back)
  • Water resistant
  • Local information 
  • Caterpillar host plants lists @ www.nolabuglady.com                                 

$ 8.00

BugLady's Garden Butterflies & Caterpillars Placemat

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BugLady's TWELVE DAYS OF CHRISTMAS!
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Sneak a peak!-  

On the First Day of Christmas my Grandma read to me
Chapter one of "BugLady's Butterfly Summer"!
 Happy Holidays to Everyone!

BugLady's Butterfly Summer

by Linda Auld

$25.00

Buy now