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Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit

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Product Description

CHOKING HAZARD - Small parts. Not for children under 3 yrs.

Watch them grow then let them go! See one of Nature's greatest miracles right before your eyes with Oppenheim Best Toy Award-winning butterfly raising kit. Raise 3 to 5 Painted Lady butterflies while learning all about metamorphosis. See the caterpillars' transition as they mature, change into chrysalids, and finally emerge as Painted Lady butterflies! The butterflies' development takes approximately three weeks, and they're absolutely safe to release into the environment. Includes colorful pop-up habitat suitable for hanging or free-standing on a counter top, one cup containing 3 to 5 butterfly larvae with special food (larve will be sent to you when you submit coupon, plus additional shipping fee), feeding kit and complete instructions.

The Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit Features:
  • No catching required

  • Mail coupon inside

  • Live caterpillars and food - separate shipping fee

Features

  • No catching required
  • Mail coupon inside
  • Live caterpillars and food - separate shipping fee

Additional Info

359310

EDE4CA06

735569010107

1010

0.7 pounds

11.6 x 11.4 x 2.2

How to Get It


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  • This item will ship by itself


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Average Customer Rating:

by PowerReviews
Insect Lore 1001615Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit
 
4.5

(based on 113 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (81)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (4)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Interactive (66)
  • Educational (63)
  • Engaging (52)
  • Lots of fun (45)
  • Durable (35)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Young children (59)
  • Indoor (51)
  • Entertainment (35)
  • Family (24)
  • Creative development (23)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Parent of two or more children (49), Education oriented (43), Working parent (31), Stay at home parent (22), Grandparent (20)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (55), No (50)

Most Helpful Positive Review

 

Great Product !!!

Bought this for my grandson for his birthday. My daughter sent in the certificate and got the caterpillars. Within 2 weeks they had turned into beautiful butterflies. My grandsons were fascinated with the...Read complete review

Bought this for my grandson for his birthday. My daughter sent in the certificate and got the caterpillars. Within 2 weeks they had turned into beautiful butterflies. My grandsons were fascinated with the whole process and were so excited when they turned into the butterflies. Great Gift. Would recommend it strongly.

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Most Helpful Critical Review

 

Must additional $7.95 to get the caterpillars!

Purchased online for a birthday present. I read all the descriptions and was shocked when I picked up the box and it said the box included a voucher for the caterpillars (which I already...Read complete review

Purchased online for a birthday present. I read all the descriptions and was shocked when I picked up the box and it said the box included a voucher for the caterpillars (which I already knew) but one had to send in $7.95 to ship the caterpillars! The box in the picture had no such information. I'm sure the net is great and my children have enjoyed catching caterpillars and raising them, which is why I thought this would be such a great gift. They should include the price of shipping in the price of the item or include the additional shipping cost in the product description.

Reviewed by 113 customers

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5.0

I love this!

By TammyE

from Midland City, AL

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy Assembly
  • Entertaining
  • Fun
  • Great Value
  • Interactive
  • Realistic

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Creative Development
    • Family Time
    • Group Activity
    • Indoor
    • Young Children

    Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

    I love to find these fun yet educational items in Toys R Us. It's more than just fun for the kids - we all love to watch the progress. I highly recommend this for kids of any age. It shows nature at its finest!

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

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    5.0

    We love this!

    By Em

    from Lutherville, MD

    About Me Education Oriented, Parent Of Two Or More Children

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy Assembly
    • Entertaining
    • Fun
    • Great Value
    • Interactive
    • Realistic

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Creative Development
      • Family Time
      • Group Activity
      • Indoor
      • Outdoor

      Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

      My kids absolutely love this. We go outside and we search for bugs and special sticks and leaves and we put it in there me watch them. We ordered the butterflies with the coupon and it was fascinating we all love watching them grow and go in the cocoon and emerge, then we let them fly away, so cool!!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

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      5.0

      Love this product

      By Tina

      from Topeka, KS

      About Me Education Oriented, Parent Of Two Or More Children, Working Parent

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Fun
      • Great Value

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Family Time
        • Indoor
        • Young Children

        Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

        Using it to raise Monarch butterflies from catterpillars found on my milkweed. Our whole family loves to watch the different stages until we finally see the beautiful butterflies and we release it. It is easy to use and to access. I had one like lt before and loved it but decided to buy a bigger one last year. It was nice but had to keep it outside because of size. Decided to go back to smaller size. Works perfect. We release butterflies as soon as they are able to fly do smaller size is perfect.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

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        4.0

        I would buy this again

        By Nikki

        from San Antonio

        About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children, Stay At Home Parent, Working Parent

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy Assembly
        • Entertaining
        • Fun
        • Great Value
        • Interactive

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Creative Development
          • Family Time
          • Group Activity
          • Indoor
          • Young Children

          Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

          It was great getting to watch the change

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

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          5.0

          Fun for kids

          By Oconnelldk

          from Howell mi

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

          The kids can't wait to watch their butterflies grow! Ordered the caterpillars and waiting for them to arrive. They are so excited!

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          5.0

          Better than expected.

          By Mommy

          from Florida

          About Me Education Oriented, Parent Of Two Or More Children, Stay At Home Parent

          See all my reviews

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

          Be aware that caterpillars need to be ordered separately.
          I purchased as a gift. I ordered caterpillars once I received using code for free caterpillars plus $7.95 shipping fee so I had caterpillars at time of giving. Family loves it. Very educational and can be reused.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • Yes

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          5.0

          I would buy his again and again!!!

          By Aim

          from Nv

          About Me Education Oriented, Parent Of Two Or More Children, Stay At Home Parent, Working Parent

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Fun

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Family Time
            • Group Activity
            • Indoor
            • Outdoor

            Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

            Our child loves butterflies and it has been great to watch them grow from caterpillars to butterflies.

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

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            5.0

            Fun family project

            By Caterpillar Evolution

            from Sioux Falls SD

            About Me Education Oriented, Working Parent

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Durable
            • Easy Assembly
            • Entertaining
            • Fun
            • Great Value
            • Interactive
            • Realistic

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Creative Development
              • Family Time
              • Indoor
              • Outdoor
              • Young Children

              Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

              Fun project for the family to watch daily. We took pictures everyday with the changes. Fun for our son to see how Caterpillars evolve into Butterflies.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

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              5.0

              I bought this product twice!

              By Linda the gardener

              from Rockaway NJ

              About Me Grandparent

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Durable
              • Easy Assembly
              • Entertaining
              • Fun
              • Great Value
              • Interactive
              • Realistic

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Family Time
                • Learning experi nce
                • Young Children

                Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

                What a wonderful experience for my granddaughter to be involved in. I bought it again so my grandson could raise his own butterflies, too!

                • Was this a gift?:
                • Yes

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                5.0

                Wonderful Gift

                By Jessie

                from Fort Wayne

                About Me First Time Parent, Working Parent

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy Assembly
                • Entertaining
                • Fun
                • Great Value
                • Interactive
                • Realistic

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Creative Development
                  • Group Activity
                  • Indoor
                  • Young Children

                  Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit:

                  Wonderful project for a five year old and understanding the process of life

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • Yes

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