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Spring Plant Sale!! This Saturday, 4/9
April 5, 2011 · Be The First To Comment

The Cockrell Butterfly Center is having its Spring Plant Sale Saturday, April 9, 2011, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on the 7th level of the parking garage at the Houston Museum of Natural Science. Make sure to get there early as plants do sell out! This post is by Soni, one of our Butterfly […]

Butterfly Gardener Alert!
March 26, 2010 · 4 Comments

Today’s post was written by Soni, horticulturalist for our Butterfly Center. She and the other employees are hard at word preparing for our upcoming Plant Sale on April 10. photo credit: Randy Son Of Robert Got butterflies? Probably not, if your garden suffered freeze damage over the past few months. After this unusually long and […]

Bugs are Amazing!
June 4, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

Well, it’s officially summer here in Texas and Houston is literally buzzing with insect activity! I don’t know about you, but I have about 18 mosquito bites and I’m sure there will be many more to come. Bugs are everywhere now and this is the best time of year for them. People always ask me why […]



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