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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
Agastache native Bergamot native
Allium native Big Bluestem native
Andropogon native Black Cohosh or Bugbane native
Antennaria native Blanketflower native
Antirrhinum Blazing Star native
Aquilegia native Boneset native
Asclepias native Butterfly bush
Aster native Calamint
Astragalus native California Fuchsia
Blephilia native Ceanothus americanus native
Bouteloua native Columbine native
Bromus kalmii native Coneflowers native
Buddleia Culvers root native
Calamintha Cupplant native
Campsis native Downy wood mint native
Caryopteris Eastern Redbud native
Centaurea Evening primrose native
Cercis canadensis native False sunflower native
Cimicifuga racemosa native Field thistle native
Cirsium discolor native Fleabane native
Coreopsis native Flowering raspberry native
Dalea purpurea native Flowering spurge native
Digitalis Foxglove
Echinacea native Globe thistle
Echinops Golden alexanders native
Erigeron native Goldenrod native
Eryngium Grey-headed coneflower native
Eupatoriadelphus native Honeysuckle native
Eupatorium native Hyssops native
Euphorbia corollata native Indian grass native
Fragaria native Indian pinks
Fuchsia Ironweed native
Gaillardia native Joe-Pye weed native
Geum native June Grass native
Helenium autumnale native Knapweed
Helianthus native Lavender
Heliopsis native Late figwort native
Koeleria macrantha native Little Bluestem native
Lantana camara Lobelia native
Lavandula Lupines native
Liatris native Mexican hat native
Lobelia native Mexican sunflower
Lonicera native Milk vetch native
Lupinus perennis native Milkweed native
Mertensia virginica native Mountain mint native
Monarda native Ninebark native
New Jersey Tea native Obedient plant native
Oenothera native Onion (and related plants) native
Panicum virgatum native Phlox native
Parthenocissus native Prairie brome native
Penstemon native Prairie dropseed native
Phacelia tanacetifolia Prairie Smoke native
Phlox native Purple coneflower native
Physostegia native Purple prairie clover native
Physocarpus native Purple tansy
Pinus strobus native Pussytoes native
Pycnanthemum native Rosinweeds native
Ratibida native Rattlesnake master
Rubus odoratus native Snapdragon
Rudbeckia native Sea holly
Schizachryium scoparium native Sides Oats Gramma native
Scrophularia native Sneezeweed native
Sedum Speedwell
Silphium native Sundrops native
Solidago native Sunflower native
Sorghastrum nutans native Strawberry native
Spigelia Stonecrop
Sporobolus heterolepis native Switchgrass native
Tithonia Tall verbena
Verbena native Thoroughwort native
Verbena bonariensis Tickseed native
Vernonia native Trumpet vine native
Veronica Yarrow
Veronicastrum native Vervain native
Zauschneria Virginia Bluebell native
Zinnia Virginia creeper native
Zizia native White Pine native
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