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Plants for butterflies

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Plants for birds

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Main page

Setting up a wildlife garden

Plants for butterflies

Plants for bees

Plants for hummingbirds

Plants for birds

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Main page

Setting up a wildlife garden

Plants for butterflies

Plants for bees

Plants for hummingbirds

Plants for birds

 

 

 

 

A list of plants covered on this site.

 

Here is a list of perennials and shrubs that have notes. Unlinked names are plants that will be added over the next 12 months! It is important to read the individual notes about the species because not all species are alike in their ability to attract pollinators even if they from the same genus.

Scientific Name by genus Common name
   
Achillea Beardtongue native
Actaea native Bee balm native
Aesculus parviflora Bergamot native
Agastache native Big Bluestem native
Allium native Black or red chokeberry native
Andropogon native Black Cohosh or Bugbane native
Anemone patens native Blanketflower native
Antennaria native Blazing Star native
Antirrhinum Bloodroot native
Aquilegia native Boneset native
Aronia sp. native Bottlebrush Buckeye
Asarum canadense native Bottled gentian native
Asclepias native Butterfly bush
Aster native Calamint
Astragalus native California Fuchsia
Blephilia native Columbine native
Bouteloua native Coneflowers native
Bromus kalmii native Culvers root native
Buddleia Cupplant native
Calamintha Downy wood mint native
Campsis native Eastern Redbud native
Carex native Evening primrose native
Caryopteris Eastern prickly pear cactus native
Ceanothus americanus native False sunflower native
Centaurea Field thistle native
Cercis canadensis native Flat topped white aster native
Cimicifuga racemosa native Fleabane native
Cirsium discolor native Flowering raspberry native
Clethra alnifolia native Flowering spurge native
Coreopsis native Foxglove
Dalea purpurea native Globe thistle
Delphinium Golden alexanders native
Doellingeria umbellata native Goldenrod native
Digitalis Grey-headed coneflower native
Echinacea native Honeysuckle native
Echinops Hyssops native
Erigeron native Indian grass native
Eryngium Indian pinks
Eupatoriadelphus native Ironweed native
Eupatorium native Joe-Pye weed native
Euphorbia corollata native June Grass native
Eutrochium native Knapweed
Fragaria native Lakeside daisy native
Fuchsia Larkspur
Gaillardia native Lavender
Gentiana andrewsii native Late figwort native
Geum native Little Bluestem native
Geranium native Lobelia native
Helenium autumnale native Lupines native
Helianthus native Mexican hat native
Heliopsis native Mexican sunflower
Hepatica native Milk vetch native
Hibiscus moscheutos native Iris native
Hymenoxys herbacea native Lily native
Iris native Milkweed native
Ipomopsis rubra Mountain mint native
Koeleria macrantha native New Jersey Tea native
Lantana camara Ninebark native
Lavandula Obedient plant native
Liatris native Onion (and related plants) native
Lilium native Phlox native
Lobelia native Prairie brome native
Lonicera native Prairie crocus native
Lupinus perennis native Prairie dropseed native
Mertensia virginica native Prairie Smoke native
Monarda native Purple coneflower native
Oenothera native Purple prairie clover native
Opuntia humifusa native Purple tansy
Panicum virgatum native Pussytoes native
Parthenocissus native Rosinweeds native
Penstemon native Rattlesnake master
Phacelia tanacetifolia Sedges native
Phlox native Snapdragon
Physostegia native Sea holly
Physocarpus native Sharp leaved Hepatica native
Pinus strobus native Sides Oats Gramma native
Pulsatilla patens native Sneezeweed native
Pycnanthemum native Speedwell
Ratibida native Spiderwort native
Rubus odoratus native Standing cypress
Rudbeckia native Stonecrop
Sanguinaria canadensis native Strawberry native
Schizachryium scoparium native Sundrops native
Scrophularia native Sunflower native
Sedum Swamp Rose Mallow native
Silphium native Sweet pepperbush native
Solidago native Switchgrass native
Sorghastrum nutans native Tall verbena
Spigelia Thoroughwort native
Sporobolus heterolepis native Tickseed native
Tetraneuris herbacea native Trumpet vine native
Tithonia Yarrow
Tradescantia sp. native Vervain native
Verbena native Virginia Bluebell native
Verbena bonariensis Virginia creeper native
Vernonia native White Pine native
Veronica Wild Geranium native
Veronicastrum native Wild Ginger native
Zauschneria Zinnia
Zinnia  
Zizia native