How to make butterfly feeders!

๐Ÿฆ‹ Butterflies are great pollinators and they are so gorgeous to watch!

You can help the butterfly conservation by counting them.

This video will show you how to make 2 types of butterfly feeders:

  • A flower O’26”
  • A plate 1’28”

Remember, use anything you have in your house! Recycling is the best!

๐ŸŒผ To make a flower you will need:

  • Cardboard
  • Pen
  • Markers
  • Scissors
  • Glue
  • Tape
  • Lid
  • Straw
  • Water (10/10)
  • Sugar (1/10)
  • Paper or cotton wool


Step 1: Draw a flower

Step 2: Cut it out and colouring in if you want to!

Step 3: Place the lid in the middle and stick it!

Step 4: With some tape, stick a straw at the back of the flower to make a stem

Step 5: Mix the water and the sugar and soak the paper in it. Place the paper in the lid and it’s ready!

๐ŸŠ To make a plate

  • Foil pie plate
  • String
  • Fruits
  • Scissors

Step 1: With a scissors make 2 holes, one on each side of the plate

Step 2: Cut some string and put it through each hole.

Step 3: Add some fruits and choose a nice spot.

We hope you will have fun making those butterfly feeders!

Published by Nadegegrows

Garden Assistant/Tend and Share project worker

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