Welcome to our backyard!

We are located in Hillsborough, North Carolina. We serve the greater piedmont region of North Carolina by providing butterfly education, community outreach, and assistance with creating supportive habitats.

EDUCATION

We offer customizable classes, workshops, presentations, and butterfly walks for homeschoolers, educators, and organizations.

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COMMUNITY OUTREACH

Have us participate at your community event, festival, or shindig! We’ll bring our plants, butterflies and caterpillars!

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BACKYARD HABITATS

We have a selection of butterfly host and nectar plants available March through October to assist you in creating a backyard habitat or butterfly garden.

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Our Mission

To provide education, engage our community, and create backyard habitats.

Original artwork by Beverly Overby Dyer

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We can help you create your own backyard butterfly habitat or garden with our unique selection of host and nectar plants. Your purchases help us fulfill our other missions of providing education and community outreach.

Additional ways we fulfill our mission

Partnering

We enjoy working with local businesses and organizations within our greater community.

Caterpillar Support

Need more host plant? We offer foster and temporary care of caterpillars, too!

Citizen Science

We encourage participation in projects such as NABA butterfly counts and Monarch tagging.

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Backyard Butterflies

LAST DAY TO BUY PLANTS for 2020 is July 15th

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  • ALL PLANTS $1.00
  • LOCAL PICK-UP ONLY
  • FREE DELIVERY $100 MIN ORDER