chrysalises in English
a quiescent insect pupa, especially of a butterfly or moth.
Don't tidy up too much in the fall; whether a butterfly overwinters as egg, caterpillar, chrysalis or adult, it needs a place to hibernate during the cold months.
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1. It may take as long as a week for all the caterpillars to make their chrysalises.