Butterfly Garden Moratuwa


Dilmah Conservation’s urban open-air Butterfly Garden in Sri Lanka was created to conserve Sri Lanka’s amazing butterfly population. Since its construction in October 2011, it has provided a safe haven for a growing list of butterfly species. Currently 53 of the 247 species of butterflies observed in Sri Lanka have been sighted within the gardens.The butterfly garden established at the Moratuwa MJF Centre is presently home to over 50 out of the 245 species of butterflies recorded in Sri Lanka.

To see these elusive creatures in action visit the Butterfly Garden at MJF Centre, Moratuwa on Wednesdays from 09:00 am to 04:00 pmThis database provides a library of information on the various species found at the butterfly garden and in Sri Lanka.

Source: dilmahconservation