• Butterflies for All

    Visit our butterfly flight house, take home a butterfly chrysalis, or make any event memorable with the addition of a live butterfly release.

  • Say it with Butterflies!

    Unique jewelry and gifts, crafted using ethically-sourced insects by independent artistans around the United States.

  • Butterflies are Only the Beginning!

    Visit our insectarium to see all the other creatures we have for viewing. Our USDA-certified facility houses worldly species that are sure to amaze.

News and Announcements

Plant sales & beneficial insects now available

Plants for butterfly and pollinator gardens are now in stock at Idlewild! All your butterfly garden favorites are back. Native plants, perennials, and flowering annuals... more »

Important News: the State of the Season

Being a farm brings unique complications. For one, you are at the mercy of the seasons. And what a slow, cold spring it has been!... more »

Entomology Solutions

Our sister business Entomology Solutions specializes in high quality beneficial organisms for insecticide-free pest control for home garden, greenhouse/nursery, and farm. Let us solve your pest problems with bugs, not drugs!