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Bountiful butterflies plus more on moths: Why you should appreciate both this summer
June 29, 2012 · Be The First To Comment

Houston is brimming is with butterflies this season! Moths, too. After a dismal showing during last year’s prolonged drought with almost no butterflies at all, this year local butterflies have bounced back with a vengeance! Or maybe “vengeance” isn’t a word usually associated with butterflies. In any case, there are lots of them. A Gulf […]

Plant Sale: This Saturday
September 28, 2010 · 1 Comment

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 October 2. I’m sure not very many of you are thinking of rolling up your sleeves and heading into the blazing heat of summer to do a little […]

Fall Butterflies in Houston
October 6, 2009 · Be The First To Comment

Last week I gave a workshop/lecture at the Houston Arboretum about “Butterflies of Houston.”  I had not chosen the title, and confess I was a little nervous about the emphasis – I can hold my own talking about butterflies in general, and especially about Central American butterflies, but I am not an “expert” on the […]



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