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Watch our caterpillars grow into butterflies

Video clip of the butterflies

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In this video we can see the hatched painted lady butterflies stretching their wings. They were ready to set off into the sunshine and find some plants to feast on.

Hatching and getting ready to go

Hatching and getting ready to go 1 26.6.18
Hatching and getting ready to go 2 26.6.18

Week Four - first butterfly has hatched

Week Four - first butterfly has hatched 1 24.6.18
Week Four - first butterfly has hatched 2 24.6.18

Moving into the butterfly hatching habitat

Moving into the butterfly hatching habitat 1 19.06.18
Moving into the butterfly hatching habitat 2 19.06.18

Week Three - starting to pupate

Week Three - starting to pupate 1 17.06.18
Week Three - starting to pupate 2 17.06.18

Week Two - getting bigger and hairier

Week Two - getting bigger and hairier 1 13.6.18
Week Two - getting bigger and hairier 2 13.6.18
Week Two - getting bigger and hairier 3 12.6.18
Week Two - getting bigger and hairier 4 12.6.18

The instructions and some growing caterpillars

The instructions and some growing caterpillars 1 The instruction book
The instructions and some growing caterpillars 2 10.6.18

Week One - caterpillars arrive and are put into pots with food

Week One - caterpillars arrive and are put into pots with food 1 7.6.18
Week One - caterpillars arrive and are put into pots with food 2 7.6.18

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