Butterflies will visit any garden, however small, if they can feed from suitable nectar plants and a well thought out garden can attract up to 18 species of butterfly. If you manage your area to create a breeding habitat you may see even more.
The Butterfly Conservation Trust has produced some top tips and advice on how you could attract more butterflies to your garden. Among the free advice includes:
The 100 best plants for butterflies
Food plants for caterpillars.
Plants to attract moths.
Planting plans for your flower beds.
You can find more information on their website here.