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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 Butterfly bush
Asclepias native Calamint
Aster native California Fuchsia
Astragalus native Columbine native
Blephilia native Coneflowers native
Bouteloua native Culvers root native
Bromus kalmii native Cupplant native
Buddleia Downy wood mint native
Calamintha Eastern Redbud native
Campsis native Evening primrose native
Carex native Eastern prickly pear cactus native
Caryopteris False sunflower native
Ceanothus americanus native Field thistle native
Centaurea Flat topped white aster native
Cercis canadensis native Fleabane native
Cimicifuga racemosa native Flowering raspberry native
Cirsium discolor native Flowering spurge native
Clethra alnifolia native Foxglove
Coreopsis native Globe thistle
Dalea purpurea native Golden alexanders native
Delphinium Goldenrod native
Doellingeria umbellata native Grey-headed coneflower native
Digitalis Honeysuckle native
Echinacea native Hyssops native
Echinops Indian grass native
Erigeron native Indian pinks
Eryngium Ironweed native
Eupatoriadelphus native Joe-Pye weed native
Eupatorium native June Grass native
Euphorbia corollata native Knapweed
Eutrochium native Lakeside daisy native
Fragaria native Larkspur
Fuchsia Lavender
Gaillardia 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
Koeleria macrantha native Mountain mint native
Lantana camara New Jersey Tea native
Lavandula Ninebark native
Liatris native Obedient plant native
Lilium native Onion (and related plants) native
Lobelia native Phlox native
Lonicera native Prairie brome native
Lupinus perennis native Prairie crocus native
Mertensia virginica native Prairie dropseed native
Monarda native Prairie Smoke native
Oenothera native Purple coneflower native
Opuntia humifusa native Purple prairie clover native
Panicum virgatum native Purple tansy
Parthenocissus native Pussytoes native
Penstemon native Rosinweeds native
Phacelia tanacetifolia Rattlesnake master
Phlox native Sedges native
Physostegia native Snapdragon
Physocarpus native Sea holly
Pinus strobus native Sharp leaved Hepatica native
Pulsatilla patens native Sides Oats Gramma native
Pycnanthemum native Sneezeweed native
Ratibida native Speedwell
Rubus odoratus native Spiderwort native
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