The goal of this book is to give you the knowledge to attract butterflies to your home. This information can be used just about anywhere where there are warm temperatures. The top 11 nectar plants are presented with photos of butterflies on them. The fruit eating butterflies are discussed in depth. Host plants (the plants that butterflies lay eggs on) are also discussed in the book. The information has been acquired over 17 years in an urban butterfly garden setting in Pottstown, Pennsylvania. If you use the information, you will be guaranteed to see many butterflies up close.
Ron Richael has been the proprietor of an urban butterfly garden for the past 17 years at his home in Pottstown, PA. He is a butterfly photographer, butterfly educator, & offers expertise on how to grow butterfly attracting plants. His main expertise is “attracting butterflies”. Ron serves on the board of directors of The Pennsylvania Butterfly Preserve, a 501 C3 organization, whose main goal is to build a butterfly preserve. His family includes his lovely wife, Carol, & a tortoiseshell cat named Sneakies.