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Plants for butterflies

Plants for bees

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