on a picture for a close-up view.
this picture look familiar? It has now been 7 days since
your caterpillar went into its chrysalis. It is still
bright green, but faint outlines can be seen within.
At this point your plants are hopefully starting to
recover from the appetite of your caterpillar...but
there are probably more caterpillars eating away.
chrysalis is very important as it represents a soon
to be success for Nature. Unprotected as many as 97%
will perish just getting to this point. Every caterpillar
you save and care for is extremly lucky and we thank
you for making a BIG difference.
been watching the weather? So far this years
weather has been a real setback for the Monarchs. Every dramatic
change in weather wipes out many that have ventured North. The
Great Monarch Migration has many hurdles to overcome. With so
many obstacles why dont they just give up? Why do they year
after year, after year keep going? They teach us to keep our
dreams alive and never quit even the face of overwhelming odds.
I wonder if your hanging caterpillar is dreaming of the day
it emerges from its case and flies free to start its journey.
have been used as symbols of the rebirth in spring, the endless
cycle of life and the fragility of Nature. They are gentle creatures
which serve to dramatically remind us of the larger picture
of which we are a part. Monarchs awaken in us the gentle wonder
and peacefulness which we too often neglect in ourselves.
Take a brief
moment and see the world through the Monarchs point of view.
They make every moment of their brief life count...It is all
as an egg and the voracious appetite for all that is familiar
in their little world.
drive to wander off as a mature caterpillar to find a higher,
quiet place to change into something new.
The Magical transformation as a majestic butterfly intent on
finding a suitable mate to continue the cycle.
stage brings growth and greater awareness for the Monarch of
what it is and what it must do in its world.
The Monarch can teach many valuable lessons, all without making
becoming a Monarch expert! At this point you know more detailed
information on butterflies than 99.9% of all people. We are
very pleased you are enjoying this experience and have another
special treat for you! Over the past few years we have tested
and designed numerous enclosures for raising caterpillars of
all kinds and have come up with what is surely the best design
ever. We call it our Caterpillar Castle as it protects your
little ones from all known dangers and is very functional and
attractive. As you raise and protect your own Butterflies you will find that a few simple tools will make all the difference. Our offerings are heralded by professional breeders and enthusiasts as essential items and are an excellent value. Please taqke a moment to investigate our store for these items and others that can help you get started on the right path to success. With the right education and a few essential tools you will save yourself from disappointment and have butterflies and wonderful experiences to share.
acknowledge the important work so many do to assist Native Creatures
and thank each of them and you for your time and the gift of
Nature's Miracles you provide to others you may never meet.
Every seed you plant is appreciated. You make a difference.
Foundation is hard at work creating the foundation for a Great
Monarch success. We hope to have inspired you to take action
and hope to include your name, accomplishments and ideas to
use this link for more ideas on how you can help the Monarchs.
link will give you access to Free seeds, Milkweed plants, and
important plant care information.
Monarch Foundation brings you this free learning experience
and hope you will share your, lessons with others and help Butterflies
in your area by inspiring others to take action and plant seeds
for their caterpillar children. Please take advantage of our
Free Seed Program , our
low cost plants and butterfly rearing supplies and please tell
others about this online pet adventure!
in 4 days.