Sunday, July 19, 2009

A Soft Chrysalis Falls ...

Monarch chrysalis pupa cocoon butterfly falls how do I save it
A soft chrysalis falls and you know that if it isn't hanging properly, it will be deformed. A deformed chrysalis means either a dead or deformed butterfly.

What do you do?

If you are nearby, you can save it!

One of the new pages on our educational butterfly website details how to save it.

It's super easy - anyone can do it! Just click on the link above to see photo instructions.

Fertilizer NPK - What does it mean?

You're planting a new garden or adding new plants. OR your plants are turning yellow or not blooming. Or ... anyway, you decide you need fertilizer for your garden.

You stand and look at the fertilizer containers which carry three numbers and wonder ... what do they mean?

The newest webpage on the site is about fertilizer numbers and soil pH and why they are important.