About our Butterfly Feeder - Instructions

Butterfly feeder how to instructions

1. Feeding Butterflies with Nectar

See separate instructions. 

2. Cleaning and maintenance

Hand wash your feeder with warm water once a week. You can add drops of vinegar to enhance the cleaning effect. Rinse thoroughly. Refill nectar once a week or more often, if needed. Evaporation depends on weather conditions (sunshine, air humidity).

3. Tips for a butterfly friendly garden

There are many ways to make your garden butterfly friendly.

One way is to choose plants that are irresistible to butterflies, like:

  • Cosmos,
  • Cultivated Milkweeds,
  • Dill,
  • Fennel,
  • Marigolds, 
  • Parsley,
  • Wild Cherry Trees,
  • Violets, to name but a few. 

Please see also our FAQ