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Adjustable Spreading Board, 12-inch, SBA12 $
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This 12-inch x 5.5-inch spreading board has fully adjustable pinning groove can be narrowed for small specimens or expanded to 7/8-inch to accommodate large insects quickly and easily by using thumbscrews. The board features smooth basswood setting surfaces and ethafoam in the 3/8 inch-deep pinning grooves. ...more

Asclepias, Calotropis spp. (Giant Milkweed Tree) Crown Flower, packet of 10-20 seeds(ACG20) $
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Giant Milkweed Tree (Calotropis spp.) Crown Flower, Milkweed tree seeds, packet of 10-20 seeds. Rare seeds imported from India. ...more

Asclepias, Calotropis SSP (Giant Milkweed Tree) Seeds, packet of 10-20 seeds, CG20 $ (Temp. Out-of-Stock)
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Giant Milkweed Tree (Calotropis SSP) Crown Flower, Milkweed tree seeds, rare seeds, (imported from India), packet of 10-20 seeds. ...more

Butterfly Farm Commercial Painted Lady Breeding Kit, BF 5000 $
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This is the Butterfly Farm Commercial Painted Lady Breeding kit that is used by our Associate Breeders. Using this kit and our proprietary commercial painted lady breeding techniques that are outlined in the included breeding manual, you can produce over 5,000 painted lady butterflies! ...more

Butterfly Farm Large Pop-up Pavillion, BH104 $
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The Butterfly Farm Large Pop-Up Pavillion pops open to form a 2-Foot tall screened-in cylindrical enclosure with a 14-inch diameter. Constructed of parasite/parasitoid proof nylon mesh. ...more

Butterfly Farm Pop-Up Pavillion, (BH103) $
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Pop-Up Butterfly Farm Pavillion pops open to form a 14-inch tall screened-in cylindrical enclosure with a 11-inch diameter. The top panel has a zippered entry for easy access to butterflies and host plants. ...more

Butterfly Farm Pop-Up Self Erecting Portable Greenhouse / Butterfly Habitat, 78in x 96in x 96in GH 500 $
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This innovative economical Pop-Up greenhouse (78in x 72in x 72in) has full zipper closure with ample screened ventilation. The greenhouse provides optimum controlled environment for butterfly host plant seed germination, seedling development, cutting propagation, and butterfly breeding year round. ...more

Butterfly Farm Pop-Up Self Erecting Portable Plant / Seed House / Butterfly Habitat, 34inx 48in x 48in GH 100 $
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This innovative economical Pop-Up greenhouse (34inx48inx48in) has full zipper closure with ample screened ventilation. The greenhouse provides optimum controlled environment for butterfly host plant seed germination (accommodates 8 seed flats), seedling development, cutting propagation, and butterfly breeding year round. ...more

Butterfly Farm Pop-Up Self Erecting Portable Plant / Seed House / Butterfly Habitat,(56inX 48in X 48in), GH 140 $
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This innovative economical Pop-Up greenhouse (56in x 48in x 48in) has full zipper closure with ample screened ventilation. The greenhouse provides optimum controlled environment for butterfly host plant seed germination (accommodates multiple seed flats), seedling development, cutting propagation, and butterfly breeding year round. ...more

Butterfly Farm Pop-Up Self Erecting Portable Plant / Seed House / Butterfly Habitat,28in X 24in X 24in GH 120 $
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This innovative economical Pop-Up greenhouse (42in x 36in x 36in) has full zipper closure with ample screened ventilation. The greenhouse provides optimum controlled environment for butterfly host plant seed germination (accommodates multiple one gallon pots or seed flats), seedling development, cutting propagation, and butterfly breeding year round. ...more

Butterfly Feeder, Flutterby, BUF100 $
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The Butterfly Feeder incorporates a simple lift off and fill system that ensures your butterflies will have a fresh supply of nectar. ...more

Field of Dreams Backyard Butterfly Garden Kit , BG 500 $
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Complete seed starter kit with instructions on creating a beautiful backyard garden for attracting a variety of butterflies. Kit includes hollyhock seeds (Painted Lady host plant), Pipevine seeds (Pipevine Swallowtail host plant), Passion Vine seeds( Gulf fritillary, Julia, Zebra Longwing host plant), and milkweed seeds ( Monarch butterfly host plant), domed seed starter greenhouse with soil and 72 growing wells, and complete instructions including a list of butterfly host and nectar plants for attracting other butterflies to your backyard or schoolyard. ...more

Giant Milkweed Tree (Calotropis spp.) Crown Flower, Ship ASAP, MPC100A $
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Giant Milkweed Tree (Calotropis spp.) Crown Flower,4-in. pot, ship ASAP (No certificate). ...more

Giant Square Pop-Up Butterfly Cage / Terrarium, 27 x 27 x 48-in, LH175 $
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Excellent compact portable pop-up terrarium /collecting net for field mass collecting (sweep netting insects) capturing, raising and breeding butterflies, insects, birds, reptiles and other small animals. When unfolded the unit measures 27 x 27 x 48-in (20.25 Cu. Ft.) Compact collapsible design folds almost flat, will fit into purse or backpack and is ideal for field work. ...more

Hornworm (Manduca sexta) Mass Rearing Box, HRB10 $
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Hornworm (Manduca sexta) Mass Rearing Box includes plastic mesh scaffolding and a ventilated plastic lid with parasite proof netting. Simply add hornworm diet along the sides of polypropylene box. Worms are suspended along the scaffolding so that droppings(frass) falls to bottom of plastic box for easy removal. ...more

Hornworm (Manduca sexta) Mass Rearing Kit, HRK10 $
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Hornworm (Manduca sexta) Mass Rearing Kit includes plastic box with plastic mesh scaffolding and a ventilated plastic lid with parasite proof netting and 1 Kg of Hornworm (Manduca sexta) instant cookie dough artificial diet. ...more

Hummingbird Hawkmoth (Manduca sexta) Set-Up Culture, 1 kg diet, 100 eggs, THW100 $
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Hummingbird Hawkmoth (Manduca sexta) Set-Up Culture, Includes certificate for 100 eggs, 1 kg of Manduca sexta Artificial Diet, 10 plastic mesh 24oz rearing cups, and instructions. Recommended Optional cages: Pop-Up Butterfly Terrarium LH30(flight cage) or LH175 (breeding cage). ...more

Insect Rearing Sleeve, 19 x 10 inches, RS100 $
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For raising and studying insects in-situ on their natural host plants. The RS100 sleeve measures 10 x 20-inches, has a clear (PVC) panel for observation, and long draw-strings for sealing the ends around host plant branches. The screen material (100 x 100 mesh) is parasite proof. ...more

Insect Rearing Sleeve, 38 x 19 inches, RS200 $ (Temp. Out-of-Stock)
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For raising and studying insects in-situ on their natural host plants. The RS200 sleeve measures 38 x 19 inches,has a clear (PVC) panel for observation, and long draw-strings for sealing the ends around host plant branches. The screen material (100 x 100 mesh) is parasite proof. ...more

  Insect Rearing Cup and Ventilated Poly Fabric Lid, 24 oz, Case 24cups/Lids, RCL24 $
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Excellent well ventilated container for rearing monarch larvae and other lepidoptera on natural host plant cuttings. This large reusable 24oz rearing cup is made of unbreakable crystal clear polypropylene which can be microwaved or autoclaved. The included lids have 24 pre-drilled 1cm holes that are covered with an integral cotton-polyester fabric filter. Case of 24 rearing cups/lids, RCL24. ...more

Insect Rearing Cups, 24oz with mesh scaffold and parasite proof lid, 10 cups, HRB10 $
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Insect Rearing Cups, polypropylene, 24oz with plastic mesh scaffolding and parasite proof ventilated lid, 10 cups /lids. The insect rearing cups are an excellent choice for rearing hornworms,silkworms, moth and butterfly caterpillars, and fruit flies. ...more

Manduca sexta (Hornworm) Instant Cookie Dough artificial diet, 1 kg, (ADT210) $
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Manduca sexta Instant Microwave Cookie Dough artificial diet (Super size) package, 1 kg feeds up to 500 feeder size hornworm (Manduca sexta) worms. ...more

Manduca sexta (Hornworm) Microwave Cookie Dough artificial diet 200g (ADT205) $
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The Manduca sexta Instant Microwave Cookie dough artificial diet, 200g. Just add 1 part of the dry mix to three parts of hot boiling water. Mix thoroughly and dispense into rearing cups. If used judiciuosly the 200g package will feed up to 100 feeder size hornworms. ...more

Milkweed Decontamination Reagent, concentrate, makes 15 gallons, MDR100 $
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Milkweed Decontamination Reagent, concentrate, makes 15 gallons. For decontaminating milkweed leaves prior to feeding monarch larvae. Removes indigenous plant pest that can harm your larvae. Note: Not indended to be used as an Oe solution. To control Oe, please order our strongest Chlorine Dioxide reagent, Oe Sporacide Reagent, OE100. Lepidoptera eggs must be removed from host plant. Oe Sporacide Reagents not intended for use on butterfly host plants. Tested by professional butterfly breeders and entomologist. ...more

Monarch artificial diet kit, prepared, 15 cups x 10ml, MD150 $
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Monarch artificial diet kit includes included 15 x 1-oz cups of laboratory prepared artificial monarch diet 10-ml/cup, 6 9-oz rearing cups, larvae forceps, and complete instructions. ...more

Monarch Butterfly Curriculum Guide, grades 3-12, MCU103 $
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Monarch Butterfly Curriculum Guide, grades 3-12, 246 pages, includes lessons on the life cycle, ecology, conservation, migration and experiments. ...more

Monarch set-up culture, 25 monarch eggs or larvae (ship ASAP-No certificate), on milkweed leaves,MC250A $
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Monarch set-up culture, 25 monarch larvae (ship ASAP-No certificate), 300ml monarch artificial diet or milkweed leaves, and rearing cups. Note: You must have a source of milkweed to feed your larvae. Milkweed plants (BF100A) are available under the category Milkweed Plants and Seeds. ...more

Monarch set-up culture, certificate for 25 monarch eggs / larvae with artificial diet or milkweed leaves (MC250) $
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Monarch set-up culture, Certificate for 25 monarch eggs or larvae, monarch artificial diet or milkweed leaves. Note: This is a certificate (mail in) for the live material when required at a later date. For immediate shipment of the live material order catalog number MC250A(ship ASAP). ...more

  Multiple Moth Species OAK Artificial Diet, MMS101 $
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The Multiple Moth Species OAK Instant Microwave artificial diet MMS101, (patent pending), feeds 50-150 Saturniid larvae (depending on species). The diet contains specially processed Oak (Quercus), leaf extracts. ...more

Multiple Moth Species PRIVET(Ligustrum) Instant Microwave artificial diet MMS301 $
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The Multiple Moth Species PRIVOT (Ligustrum) Instant Microwave artificial diet MMS301, (patent pending), feeds 50-150 Saturniid larvae (depending on species), and works particular well for many Actias species. The diet contains specially processed Privot(Ligustrum), leaf extracts. ...more

Multiple Moth Species SWEETGUM Artificial Diet, MMS201 $
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The Multiple Moth Species SWEETGUM (Liquidamber) Instant Microwave artificial diet MMS201, (patent pending), feeds 50-150 Saturniid larvae (depending on species), and works particular well for many Actias species. The diet contains specially processed Sweetgum(liquidamber), leaf extracts. ...more

Multiple Species Moth Microwave Artificial Diet, 150 larvae (MSM301) $
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The Multiple Species Moth Instant Microwave artificial diet MSM301, (patent pending), feeds 150 larvae. ...more

Oe Sporacide Reagent, Concentrate, makes 4 gallons, OE100 $
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For sanitizing Lepidoptera eggs that have been removed from host plant. Contains surfactant and a stabilized chlorine dioxide concentration that effectively kills (oxidizes) Oe spores while preserving lepidoptera egg integrity. Note: Not intended for decontamination of milkweed plants or leaves. For sanitizing milkweed plants we recommend the Milkweed Decontamination reagent, MDR100. ...more

Painted Lady Classroom Breeding Kit, Certificate for 70 larvae, food, 60 cups, PLKB100 $
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This popular kit was designed for the classroom. Rear painted lady larvae into beatiful butterflies (14 days), breed them (3-4 days) and then rear second generation caterpillars (3-4 days)! Note: This is a certificate (mail-in) for the live material when required at a later date. For immediate shipment of the live material order the PC33A (ship ASAP). ...more

Painted Lady Classroom Breeding Kit, 70 larvae (Ship ASAP), food, 60 cups, PLKB100A $
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This popular kit was designed for the classroom. Rear painted lady larvae into beatiful butterflies (14 days), breed them (3-4 days) and then rear second generation caterpillars (3-4 days)! ...more

Painted Lady Classroom Kit, with certificate for 100 larvae, cups, food, PLK200 $
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This popular kit was designed for the larger classroom. Includes Hanging Butterfly Pavillion (BH102) Breeding Cage. Each student raises his or her own butterfly. Rear 100 painted Lady larvae into butterflies (14 days). Note: This is a certificate (mail-in) for the live material when required at a later date. For immediate shipment of the live material order the PC33A (ship ASAP). ...more

Painted Lady Instant Microwave artificial diet, 1 kg (AD210) $
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The Painted Lady Instant Microwave artificial diet, Super size 1 kg economy pakage, AD210 (patent pending), sufficient for 1333 Painted Lady larvae. ...more

Painted Lady Mass Rearing Kit with Painted lady Cookie Dough Diet, 1kg MR10 $
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Includes 10 High Rise Condo Disposable Rearing Trays and 1kg of painted Lady Cookie Dough Diet. ...more

Painted lady set-up culture, 100 painted lady larvae, artificial diet, and 90 cups/lids(PC100A) $
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Painted lady set-up culture, 100 painted lady larvae(ship ASAP-No Certificate), painted lady diet, and 90 cups/lids(PC100A) ...more

Painted lady set-up culture, 35 painted lady larvae (ship ASAP), 6 cups of 6 larvae, PC350A) $
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Painted lady set-up culture, 30-35 painted lady larvae(ship ASAP-NO Certificate), 6 cups of 6 painted lady larvae with pre-made food. ...more

Painted lady set-up culture, Certificate for 100 painted lady larvae, food, 90 cups, PC100 $
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Painted lady set-up culture, includes mail in fulfillment certificate for 100 painted lady larvae, painted lady diet, larvae brush, and 90 cups/lids(PC100). Note: This is a certificate (mail-in) for the live material when required at a later date. For immediate shipment of the live material order the PC100A. ...more

Painted lady set-up culture, certificate for 6 cups of 6 painted lady larvae with pre-made food(PC350) $
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Painted lady set-up culture, 30-35 painted lady larvae(ship ASAP-NO Certificate), 6 cups of 6 painted lady larvae with pre-made food. Note: This is a certificate (mail-in) for the live material when required at a later date. For immediate shipment of the live material order the PC350A (ship ASAP). ...more

Pressure Sterilizer, Electric, 25 Quart Capacity, PS25X $
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Pressure Steam Sterilizer, Electric, 25 Quart Capacity, PS25X. For economical sterilization of instruments, bacterialogical media, agar, molecular biological buffers and reagents, artificial insect diets. Sterilization takes appproximately 30 minutes at 121C at 15psi. ...more

Professional Butterfly Pop-Up Pavillion, 13 x 17-IN (BH105) $
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Professional butterfly pop-up rearing cage with parasitoid-proof polyester black mesh, has a diameter of 13" and is 17" tall. The top panel has a zippered entry for easy access to butterflies and host plants. Excellent cage for rearing monarch larvae. ...more

Rearing Cup, 9oz (100 cups and lids), RC950 $
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9oz rearing cups/lids (100), Polypropylene, microwaveable, autoclavable, clear lid, use with 11cm filter paper (FP100) Excellent cup for rearing butterfly and moth larvae. ...more

Rearing Lab Sanitizing Reagent, Concentrate, makes 15 gallons, RLS 16 $
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Rearing Lab Sanitizing Reagent, Full strength Concentrate, makes 15 gallons. For general lab sanitation, deodorization, and stasis microbial control. ...more

Reptile Terrarium - Small Animal, and Butterfly Habitat Terrarium - 16.5 x 16.5 x 30-inches (4.72 cu ft) (LR38) (Temp. Out-of-Stock)
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Reptile Terrarium -small animal, butterfly, insect Habitat Terrarium - 16.5 x 16.5 x 30-inches (4.72 cu.ft) Excellent cage for breeding Painted Lady butterflies. ...more

The Manduca sexta (Hornworm) Microwave Cookie Dough artificial diet, 50g (ADT204) $
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The Manduca sexta (Hornworm) Microwave Cookie Dough Artificial Diet is quick and easy to prepare. Fast, easy, safe, and effective. Just add 1 part of the dry mix to three parts of hot boiling water. Mix thoroughly and dispense into rearing cups.vIf used judiciuosly the 50g package will feed up to 25 feeder size hornworms. ...more

Tomato Hornworm (Manduca sexta) Professional Breeding Kit, THK1000 $
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The Tomato hawkmoth (Manduca sexta) Professional Breeding Kit includes: Certificate for 100 hornworms, instant hornworm microwave artificial cookie dough diet(1kg), 24oz rearing cups,10 with scaffolding and ventilated lids, mass rearing box with scaffold and ventilated lid, forceps, pupation chamber, pupation media, Giant Pop-Up Breeding cage (LH175), pop-up emergence cage(BH103), butterfly feeder, artificial non-fernmenting nectar/egg laying stimulating reagent, oviposition substrate, and instruction manual. ...more

Artificial Nectar, non-fermenting, 2 Liters (AN100) $
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Non-fermenting artificial nectar to attract and feed most species of butterflies. Makes two liters of nectar. Scientifically formulated and pH balanced with natural butterfly attractants, including pollen and complex sugars. Just add hot water to dry mix. ...more

Butterfly Farm Monarch Breeding Kit with Certificate (BF201) $
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Rear monarch larvae into beautiful butterflies, breed them and then rear second generation caterpillars! Recommended optional cages: Pop-Up Butterfly Terrarium LH30(flight cage) or LH175(breeding cage), as seen on our home page. ...more

Monarch & Milkweed Plant Growing Kit (Plant and Larvae Certificate) - Packaged in Butterfly Farm Box) (MGK100) $
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Watch monarch larvae grow as they feed on a milkweed plant. Explore the interaction of plant and butterfly. Recommended optional cages: Pop-Up Butterfly Terrarium LH30(flight cage) or LH175(breeding cage), as seen on our home page. ...more

Monarch & Milkweed Plant Growing Kit (Ship plant and larvae ASAP - no certificate) (MGK100A) $
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Watch monarch larvae grow as they feed on a milkweed plant. Explore the interaction of plant and butterfly. Recommended optional cages: Pop-Up Butterfly Terrarium LH30(flight cage) or LH175(breeding cage), as seen on our home page. ...more

Passion Vine Butterfly (Gulf Fritillary, Julia, Zebra ) Artificial Diet, 200 larvae (ADF301) $
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The Passion Vine Butterfly (Gulf Fritillary, Julia, Zebra Longwing) Instant Microwave artificial diet, ADF301 (patent pending), contains contains specially processed host plant material Passiflora spp and/or derivatives and will feed up to 200 larvae. ...more

Butterfly Farm Painted Lady Breeding Kit - with Certificate(BF301) $
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Rear 12 painted Lady larvae into butterflies (14 days), breed them (3-4 days), and then rear second generation caterpillars (3-4 days)! Note: This is a certificate (mail-in) for the live material when required at a later date. For immediate shipment of the live material order the BF301A (ship ASAP). ...more

Asclepias curassavica (Tropical Milkweed), Bulk 1 Lb Bag (AC200) $
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Asclepias curassavica (Tropical Milkweed), Perennial herb with bright red and yellow flowers, grows 2-4 feet tall, proliferates in full sun. Distribution: Mexico, South Texas, Gulf States, neo-tropics and sub-tropics. Note: seeds do not require stratification. Quality fast-growing milkweed seeds for Monarch butterfly habitat restoration, highway reclamation, and beautification. USDA Hardiness: Zones 7 to 10. ...more

Butterfly Farm Rearing and Breeding Manual (Monarch and Painted Lady) (BF10) $
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Comprehensive manual for rearing/breeding Monarch and Painted Lady butterflies. ...more

Semiclear ™ Rearing Cups with Lids, 1 oz. - 250 cups/lids (RC100) $
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Ultraclear ™ Rearing Cups with Lids, 1oz. - 100 cups/lids (RC200) $
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Ultraclear ™ Polystyrene Rearing Cups with Lids, 1 oz. - 100 cups/lids ...more

Highland Rearing Cups with Lids, 8 oz. - 100 cups/lids (RC800) $
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Highland Rearing Cups with Lids, 8 oz. - 100 cups/lids, Lids with pre-drilled air holes; stackable ...more

Square Plastic Hinged, 7 x 7 x 3.5 Inch Rearing Container - 20 cages (RC600) $
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Square Plastic Hinged, 7 x 7 x 3.5 Inch Rearing Container. Excellent cage for raising Monarch larvae. ...more

LepidtariumTM - Butterfly and Moth Terrarium / Parasitoid-Proof Cage/Habitat - 4.73 Cu. Ft.(LH38) $
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Museum Quality Lepidtarium-Butterfly, Moth, Insect, Animal Terrarium Predator, Parasite/Parasitoid Proof Cage / Habitat, 16.5 x 16.5 x 30-inches( 4.73 Cu. Ft.) Features tailored 3-panel durable white nylon mesh (60+ threads per-inch meets APHIS specifications for secure enclosure)screen parasite, parasitoid, and predator proof(ants, tiny tachnid flies, wasp, aphids, and mites)...more

Lepidtarium - Butterfly, Moth, Insect Parasitoid Proof Display Cages- 13.75 Cu. Ft.(LH100) $
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Lepidtarium-Butterfly, Moth, Insect Cage Terrarium Parasite/Parasitoid Proof Habitat, 16.5 x 30 x 48-inches (13.75 Cu. Ft.) Features tailored 3-panel durable white nylon mesh (60+ threads per-inch meets APHIS specifications for secure enclosure)screen parasite, parasitoid, and predator proof(ants, tiny tachnid flies, wasp, aphids, and mites)...more