As the older ones entered the exhibition earlier, the little ones had the opportunity to take a walk in the ecogarden. Miss Kristine introduced them to the Lantana.
She told them more about how Lantanas are useful to people.
Next they saw some sunflowers.
They entered the culinary plants section and were welcomed by the scent of pandan leaves.
They also saw the lemon grass plants.
Butterflies Up close. We are the first group to enter this butterfly enclosure. We were told that new pupa are brought in from the Philippines twice a week.
The picture is made with butterflies of different species.
Mantis, Crickets and Cicadas
Butterflies and Beetles
Learning the differences between a moth and a butterfly.
The life cycle of a butterfly begins from the egg, either in a cluster or a single egg.
The caterpillar then comes out from the egg shell.
Their shell is their first meal.
After eating, it goes into the pupa stage.
Getting to know more about the caterpillar.
The children got to see an actual caterpillar on display.
They then entered a butterfly enclosure and got to take photos with butterflies.
Butterflies in the pupa and chrysalis stage.
Common rice butterfly
Peacock butterflyDepending on the angle you look at it, the colour changes.
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