Gulf Fritillary Butterfly Caterpillars and Chrysalises
Gulf Fritillary Butterfly Agraulis vanilla
Adult Wing Span: 2 1/2 - 3 3/4 inches
Range: South America, Central America, and Southern United States
Host Plant: Passionvine
Witness the wonder of metamorphosis! Caterpillars will need a food source when they arrive. Two 4" potted plant will typically feed 3 larvae. You may purchase your host plant from Shady Oak Butterfly Farm or from a local plant nursery. Be certain the plant has not been sprayed with insecticides, including the organic pesticide BT.
** Butterflies can eat a great deal during the larval stage. Please be certain you have the correct amount of host plants if you are ordering larvae.**