A Butterfly Buffet Or The Right Flower For The Right Butterfly

PacSci Perspectives Pacific Science Center’s Tropical Butterfly House is home to many species of butterfly and many kinds of flowers. One of our wonderful challenges is making sure that flowers and butterflies match up with nectar sources for all kinds of...

New Exhibit Opens In Our Reception Area

PacSci Perspectives A very small exhibit opened in Pacific Science Center’s reception area recently. The exhibit is titled “Coevolution.” It is common practice for businesses to have plants in their reception areas to create a pleasant, welcoming...

The Subject Is Roses

PacSci Perspectives In Pacific Science Center’s Civilized Seeds exhibit, our hybrid rose plant has just begun to bloom! The flowers are late this year due to an unexpected transplant earlier in the year. Here is a reprint of last year’s Life Sciences blog...

The Pollinator Garden At Pacific Science Center

PacSci Perspectives The next time you visit Pacific Science Center, take some time to stroll through the Pollinator Garden. Different flowers bloom each month, with unique colors, shapes, and scents to attract and support native pollinators throughout the year. Who...

Psiguria – The Little Vine That Butterflies Love To Pollinate

PacSci Perspectives Horticulturist Jenn Purnell and her team have filled our Tropical Butterfly House with lush plants featuring showy foliage, big flowers, and towering size. But compared to many of the plantings, the Psiguria vine that grows up our emerging window...
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