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Butterfly Food laboratory formulated blend of sugars with essential vitamins. Suitable for wild butterflies, moths and captive bred butterflies. Easy to mix in small quantities. Provides a valuable food source for butterflies vital for when natural nectar sources are scarce. An example of this would be in early spring or late summer when there are fewer flowers in bloom.
Prepare your butterfly food by mixing with water as directed. Use with sponge feeders or place solution in a small pot or shallow dish. The food is formulated to ensure the sugars do NOT crystallise in the in the stomach of the insect, which can be a risk with simple sugar solutions. Feeders should be cleaned any replenished daily or at least twice a week.
Mix one rounded teaspoon of food with 100ml water
Store mixed solution for up to 7 days in a refrigerator. Store open (unmixed) product in dry conditions for up to 6 months.
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