Plants at SLS Butterfly Habitat
In order to establish a suitable habitat for butterflies, the following host plants and nectar plants are planted in the Siu Lang Shui Butterfly Habitat.
Butterfly larvae only feed on one to several specific types of plants, which vary depending on the butterfly species. These plants are known as host plants. Adult butterflies feed on nectar from flowering plants to replenish their energy. The plants that provide nectar for butterflies are called nectar plants.