Bloom's butterfly garden basics


So you're thinking of creating a raised bed butterfly garden but you don't know where to start? Help is on the way! Students and teachers alike have come from several states to see our raised-bed butterfly garden. When they see it they realize that the most important factor in starting their own garden is TIME and HELP. Don't despair! This type of garden isn't for everyone but there are many alternatives which even the youngest students can accomplish.:

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This page is brought to you by Lynne Bloom, a second grade teacher at Thurgood Marshall Elementary School in the Christina School District at Newark, Delaware. All comments are welcomed. Please send comments to