Garden Discoveries: “Enjoying Butterflies of Baton Rouge”

The Baton Rouge Botanic Garden Foundation will host a FREE Garden Discoveries series event “Enjoying Butterflies of Baton Rouge” on Saturday, October 14 at 10 a.m. at the Main Library at Goodwood led by Dennis Demcheck, Master Naturalist and avid nature photographer. We will celebrate many common butterflies of Baton Rouge, and Mr. Demcheck will give tips on how to identify these airborne beauties. his highly visual presentation will feature photographs of local butterflies and plants that attract and keep them. All attendees will go home with lists of the most common butterflies in your garden, preferred host plants for caterpillars, and nectar-rich plants for butterfly adults. If the weather permits we will take a short walk outside to the Pollinator Garden in the Baton Rouge Botanical Gardens located in BREC Independence Park, adjacent to the Library. Registration is available here or call 231-3750 for registration assistance. Learn more here.


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