Cabbage White

One of the most common butterflies seen flying around urban and suburban America is the cabbage white. More often than not IT is the white butterfly flying around your yard. Cabbage whites us a variety of mustards as larval host plants from leafy garden vegetables such as broccoli, cauliflower, and cabbage to weeds such as london rocket, flixweed, garlic mustard, and whitetop. There are many ways to raise cabbage white caterpillars. Three of these ways are illustrated below.

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