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Visit the Fall Plant Sale Saturday to build or boost your butterfly garden!
September 23, 2015 · 1 Comment

Butterfly gardening is a great thing to do in the fall. Even though most butterflies will be settling down for the winter in the next few months, your garden will be ready with lots of host and nectar plants for next year’s butterflies. To get you started, the Houston Museum of Natural Science is hosting […]

Monarchs want YOU to plant milkweed: Butterfly-friendly plants for sale at HMNS
April 3, 2014 · 2 Comments

The butterflies need your help! With urbanization, and a host of other factors, monarch butterflies are at risk of not finding places to lay their eggs. So why not help while improving the butterfly traffic through your garden with a butterfly-seducing plant from our biannual plant sale? Milkweed plants in the genus Asclepias are extremely […]

Get your garden going with our Semi-Annual Plant Sale this Saturday!
April 1, 2013 · 2 Comments

Do you wish you had a butterfly garden? Would you like to attract more of those beautiful creatures to your pre-existing garden? If so, don’t miss our Spring Plant Sale, Saturday, April 6th from 9 a.m. to noon! It takes place on the seventh level of the HMNS parking garage, where we will have a […]

Cockrell Butterfly Center Fall Plant Sale Oct. 8!
September 21, 2011 · 2 Comments

This time of year, gardening can make you feel as hot as Priscilla Queen of the Desert!  With water restrictions and heat advisories, who wants to get into that mess? The drought and high temperatures have also caused butterflies to suffer, leaving their numbers well below normal for the season. In addition to the gardens […]



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