butterflies are often in flight year round in Floridian Nature. From the Giant Swallowtail to the Little Metalmark, the state has a wealth of flittering, fluttering, flappers, and gliders brightening the landscape. There are more than 17,000s different species, or types, of butterflies. They come in many colors and live in very different types of climates. In Florida over 180 different butterflies have been recorded. Within that mix, some 40 are considered either unique to the state or occur mostly within its boundaries,
see beautiful butterflies visiting their Florida
Planning a butterfly garden in your yard helps attract a wide variety of
butterflies found in Florida nature. Creating a butterfly garden means
choosing plants that are high in nectar and plants in colors of red and
purple that butterflies find irresistible.