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Insect Lore Butterfly Garden

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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 our 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 chrysalides, 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 countertop, one cup containing 3 to 5 butterfly larvae with special food(larve will be sent to you when you submit coupon), feeding kit and complete instructions.

Additional Info

359310

EDE4CA06

735569010107

1010

0.7 pounds

11.6 x 11.4 x 2.2

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Average Customer Rating:

by PowerReviews
Insect Lore 1001615Insect Lore Butterfly Garden
 
4.5

(based on 66 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (44)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (12)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

94%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Educational (56)
  • Engaging (46)
  • Lots of fun (41)
  • Interactive (40)
  • Durable (21)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Entertainment (33)
  • Young children (33)
  • Indoor (31)
  • Older children (18)
  • Special needs (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Parent of two or more children (32), Education oriented (22), Stay at home parent (15), Grandparent (13), Working parent (13)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (30), Yes (30)

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

 

Expensive but great idea

I purchased this for my granddaughter, and was a little dismayed to find that basically it consisted only of a net "cage" and a coupon to purchase, for an additional $5.00...Read complete review

I purchased this for my granddaughter, and was a little dismayed to find that basically it consisted only of a net "cage" and a coupon to purchase, for an additional $5.00 "shipping" charge, the caterpillars - which morph into butterflies - and a can of food. Seemed like a lot of money for just a net. But the overall idea is a good one, and my granddaughter will love it. (I ordered the live bugs to be delivered around her birthday; it's nice that you can decide when you want them.)

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5.0

Great learning gift!

By Melissa

from San Jose, CA

About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Educational
  • Interactive

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

      We got this for my daughter for her 5th birthday. She's learned a lot about butterfly growth cycles and is excited to be able to watch it herself at home!

      • Was this a gift?:
      • Yes

      Comment on this review

       
      5.0

      awesome!

      By mom of 3 boys

      from reno, nv

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

      See all my reviews

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable
      • Educational
      • Engaging
      • Interactive
      • Lots of Fun

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Indoor
        • Young Children

        Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

        I got this for my almost 4 year old and 2 year old, i remember having this in school over 20 years ago and i enjoyed so much then that i hoped my boys would also.. They love the whole process and watching how they get bigger and change. Its fun to watch them name all 5 of there catipillars.

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Butterflies

        By Arinbellasmom

        from New York

        About Me Parent Of Multiples (Twins etc)

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable
        • Educational
        • Engaging
        • Interactive
        • Lots of Fun

        Cons

        • Boring

        Best Uses

        • Indoor
        • Young Children

        Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

        So far so good our butterflies r growing nicely

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Perfect

        By Mom of 2

        from Iowa

        About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children, Working Parent

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All ages
          • Indoor

          Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

          We used this for some monarch caterpillars that we got from our local nature center. It was perfect. We could see them no matter where they were in it.

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          Comment on this review

           
          5.0

          Great for kids

          By Skydiver119

          from Topeka, KS

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Educational
          • Engaging
          • Interactive

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

              I got one of these for my first niece, and when the second one was old enough, she got one too. Both times I experienced great service from the company with plenty of support and instructions to grow the butterflies.
              The caterpillars will arrive all tiny in the cup and grow to butterflies. Great for kids to watch and learn. I recommend it for either a child or even a class project.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              Comment on this review

               
              1.0

              Do not buy.

              By Mom

              from Clovis, CA

              About Me Parent Of Two Or More Children

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Educational
              • Engaging

              Cons

              • Poor Design

              Best Uses

              • Indoor

              Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

              Only one caterpillar survived the 10 day shipping and handling that you suggested for an extra $5, on top of the purchased kit that we bought. We were very disappointed.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              Butterfly Garden

              By Sarah

              from Trumbull, CT

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

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Educational
              • Engaging
              • Interactive
              • Lots of Fun

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Entertainment
                • Young Children

                Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

                This is a great little kit. Everything is included to grow the butterflies and take care of them. My daughter and son downloaded a cure journal and calendar to track the process and it's been a great learning experienced and science experiment for them. After these butterflies fly away, we plan to get more caterpillars and do it again! Great price and directions are clear!

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                Comment on this review

                 
                5.0

                Love this

                By Tracy a mom

                from Southern Illinois

                About Me Education Oriented, First Time Parent, Working Parent

                See all my reviews

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Educational
                • Engaging
                • Interactive
                • Lots of Fun

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Indoor

                  Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

                  Liked the ease at which it is to setup and order your catepillars. We can not wait to watch the grow and become beautiful butterflies.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

                  Comment on this review

                   
                  5.0

                  excellent

                  By lynne

                  from Media, Pa.

                  About Me Education Oriented, Grandparent

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Educational
                  • Engaging
                  • Interactive

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Entertainment
                    • Indoor

                    Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

                    granddaughter asked for it again for the second time for her birthday.

                    • Was this a gift?:
                    • Yes

                    Comment on this review

                     
                    5.0

                    Wonders of Nature

                    By Ces

                    from New York

                    About Me Grandparent

                    See all my reviews

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Educational
                    • Engaging
                    • Interactive
                    • Lots of Fun

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Insect Lore 1001615 Insect Lore Butterfly Garden:

                        My grandson has been so involved in watching and waiting for his butterflies. Even got up at 6:30 a.m. to check that the caterpillars were okay.

                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • Yes

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