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Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit

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Insect Lore Original Butterfly Garden Caterpillars to Butterflies Growing Kit

Discover the wonder of Mother Nature with the Insect Lore Original Butterfly Garden Caterpillars to Butterflies Growing Kit. Redeem the included voucher for your Cup of Caterpillars (additional fees may apply) and watch your caterpillars eat and grow until each one finally creates its own glittering chrysalis. After a short period of 7 - 10 days, a fully formed butterfly will emerge, and you can transfer each one into the included habitat to observe the natural beauty of the painted ladies before setting them free into the world!

Product Highlights

  • Redeem the included voucher to receive your very own Cup of Caterpillars (additional fees may apply), which includes five caterpillars, three of which are guaranteed to reach adulthood as stunning painted lady butterflies
  • Once the adult butterflies emerge, transfer them to the included pop-up mesh habitat and keep them healthy by feeding them according to the instructions with the feeding pipette
  • Detailed instructions guide you through each crucial step in caring for your caterpillars and butterflies
  • Recommended for ages 4 years and older

What's Included

  • 11.5" pop-up habitat
  • Feeding pipette
  • Cup of Caterpillars voucher
  • Caterpillars to Butterflies Instruction guide
Claim your caterpillars
This set includes a voucher for one Cup of Caterpillars, which contains five caterpillars - and at least three of them are guaranteed to emerge as gorgeous butterflies (additional fees may apply)!
Grow your own beautiful insects
Use this kit with your Cup of Caterpillars to help facilitate their growth and transformation into painted lady butterflies. Once the butterflies have emerged from their chrysalides, transfer them to the mesh habitat for observation and use the feeding pipette to keep them healthy!
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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

11.9 x 11.9 x 3.0

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Average Customer Rating:

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Insect Lore 1001615Insect Lore Butterfly Garden Caterpillar to Butterfly Growing Kit
 
4.6

(based on 149 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (111)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (24)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (8)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (5)

96%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Interactive (85)
  • Educational (65)
  • Engaging (52)
  • Fun (52)
  • Lots of fun (45)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Young children (71)
  • Indoor (60)
  • Family (36)
  • Entertainment (35)
  • Creative development (34)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Parent of two or more children (58), Education oriented (53), Working parent (38), Grandparent (24), Stay at home parent (24)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • Yes (71), No (65)

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.

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5.0

Loved product

By Yaneli

from Vancouver WA

About Me Collector

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Fun

Cons

  • Great

Best Uses

  • Gift

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

Is great my daughter loved it!

  • Was this a gift?:
  • Yes
 
5.0

I love this product. This is the second one I have bought.

By McDizzy

from Corona, Ca

About Me Parent

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Use
  • Effective Demonstration
  • Fun
  • Interactive
  • Promotes Learning

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Gift
    • Home
    • School

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

    This is a great learning product. Your child will love to see how a caterpillars turns into a butterflies. My 8 year old loves this product.

    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    We have loved it!

    By jessbcox

    from Warner Robins, Ga

    About Me Parent

    See all my reviews

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Fun
    • Interactive
    • Promotes Learning

    Cons

      Best Uses

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

        My kids have loved watching the caterpillars become butterflies this summer! The only downfall is that you have to buy the caterpillars separate!

        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        We all loved it!

        By Mom

        from Buffalo, N.Y.

        About Me Parent, Teacher

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Use
        • Effective Demonstration
        • Fun
        • Interactive
        • Promotes Learning

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Gift
          • Home
          • School

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

          We all loved this. My 2 and 4 year old children were so excited to be responsible for their own butterflies. I thought it was so interesting to watch the life cycle and details I had never seen before!

          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          Great experience!

          By LilyM

          from Stockton, CA

          About Me Parent

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Use
          • Effective Demonstration
          • Fun
          • Promotes Learning

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Gift
            • Home
            • School

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

            This has definitely been a great experience with my kids who are currently really into The Very Hungry Caterpillar book. I was probably just as excited as my kids. I'm 29 and I'd never seen this process so it was definitely very interesting for me! This net comes with a voucher for a free cup of 5 caterpillars. All you have to do is pay shipping which is about $8 and you receive them in about 3 days. Once you receive them you just watch them grow and once they have hung themselves in their cocoon you transfer them to the net and watch them transform into butterflies. Once you're ready, you set them free!

            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Super Cool kit!!

            By My 3 sons

            from Lakeside Park, KY

            About Me Parent

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Use
            • Effective Demonstration
            • Fun
            • Interactive
            • Promotes Learning

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Gift
              • Home
              • Office
              • School

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

              This is a fantastic idea to enable you and your children watch one of life's miracles from inside your home! Very easy process and parts included are perfect for setup. Everything arrives intact when sending for caterpillars! It's an unbelievable journey to watch them cocoon and go through the metamorphosis! Releasing them into nature is the most exciting part. This is an unforgettable product.

              • Was this a gift?:
              • Yes
               
              5.0

              Great gift alternative instead of a toy

              By NMichelle

              from Rancho Cucamonga

              About Me Parent, Teacher

              See all my reviews

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Interactive
              • Promotes Learning

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Gift

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

                I purchased this gift for a 7 yr old boy. I gently opened the box and redeemed the voucher for caterpillars so that the parents wouldn't have to pay for it. The birthday boy as well as his parent's were super excited about the gift. He was super excited to check on his caterpillars daily. I would definitely purchase again.

                • Was this a gift?:
                • No
                 
                4.0

                My daughter loves it

                By Roz the realtor

                from Atlanta,Ga

                About Me Parent, Student

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Use
                • Fun
                • Promotes Learning

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Home
                  • School

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

                  My daughter loves to do experiments and see how things work. It was easy and fun my only complaint while it says you get free caterpillars I had to pay for shipping and the butterfly feeder is not included I wish I had known before I got the caterpillars.

                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No
                   
                  5.0

                  Great butterfly net

                  By dominique

                  from Douglasville Georgia

                  About Me Teacher

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Use
                  • Fun

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Home
                    • School

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

                    Insect lore is an amazing company. I purchased this butterfly net at toys R us & it came with a voucher for a free Catapillar's (just pay $7.95 shipping and handling)

                     
                    5.0

                    Looked very interesting, so I bought it for my grandkids!

                    By Cmac

                    from Carrollton, OH

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                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Interactive
                    • Promotes Learning

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Gift
                      • Home

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

                      Gave as a gift.

                      • Was this a gift?:
                      • Yes

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