Florida Museum of Natural History

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Florida Wildflowers & Butterflies Brochure

The brochure pages are PDFs, formatted for printing on legal paper, 8 1/2" x 14":

Side 1: Butterflies

Side 2: Wildflowers

Monarchs & Milkweeds Brochure

The brochure pages are PDFs, formatted for printing on legal paper, 8 1/2" x 14".
Side 1: Monarchs & Milkweeds
Side 2: Butterfly Larvae & Host Plants

To receive printed copies of the Monarchs & Milkweeds brochure, contact Christine Eliazar at celiazar@flmnh.ufl.edu or 352-392-5894. Please include your name, mailing address, quantity desired and intended purpose for the brochures. The Florida Wildflowers & Butterflies brochure is currently out of stock, but a reprinting is expected in late 2015.


Books about Florida native plants

A Gardener's Guide to Florida's Native Plants, by Rufino Osorio, University Press of Florida (2001).

Florida Native Plants, by Robert Haehle & Joan Brookwell, (1999).

Florida's Best Native Landscape Plants, by Gil Nelson, University Press of Florida (2003).

Florida Wetland Plants: An Identification Manual, by John C. Tobe and others, (1998). Available from: UF/IFAS Publications (800-226-1764)

Florida Wildflowers and Roadside Plants, by C. Ritchie Bell and Bryan J. Taylor, The University of North Carolina Press (1998).

Florida Wildflowers in Their Natural Communities, by Walter Kingsley Taylor. University Press of Florida (1998).

The Guide to Florida Wildflowers, by Walter KingsleyTaylor, Taylor Publishing Company (1992).


Books about Florida butterflies and butterfly gardening

Butterflies of Florida Field Guide, by Jaret C. Daniels, Adventure Publications, Inc. (2003).

Butterflies through Binoculars, A Field, Finding, and Gardening Guide to Butterflies in Florida, by Jeffrey Glassberg, Marc C. Minno, and John V. Calhoun. Oxford University Press (2000).

Florida Butterfly Caterpillars, by Marc C. Minno, Jerry F. Butler, and Donald W. Hall, University Press of Florida (2005).

Florida Butterfly Gardening, by MarcC. Minno and Maria Minno, University Press of Florida (1999).

Florida's Fabulous Butterflies, by Thomas C. Emmel, World Publications,(Fourth Edition 2000).

The Right Plants for Dry Places, Native Plant Landscaping in Central Florida, by the Suncoast Native Plant Society, Great Outdoors Publishing Co., (Second Edition ISBN: 0820004235).

Your Florida Guide to Butterfly Gardening, by Jaret C. Daniels, University Press of Florida (2000).


Websites with information on Florida wildflowers and related topics

Association of Florida Native Nurseries www.afnn.org

Atlas of Florida Plants www.plantatlas.usf.edu

Florida Federation of Garden Clubs www.ffgc.org

Florida Department of Transportation http://www.dot.state.fl.us/emo/beauty/wildflowers.shtm

Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services www.florida-agriculture.com

Florida Native Plant Society www.fnps.org

Florida Natural Areas Inventory www.fnai.org

Florida Wildflower Foundation http://floridawildflowerfoundation.org

University of Florida, Institute of Food and Agricultural Sciences (IFAS) http://www.ifas.ufl.edu