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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
Aesculus parviflora Bergamot native
Agastache native Big Bluestem native
Allium native Black Cohosh or Bugbane native
Andropogon native Blanketflower native
Anemone patens native Blazing Star native
Antennaria native Boneset native
Antirrhinum Bottlebrush Buckeye
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
Clethra alnifolia native Foxglove
Coreopsis native Globe thistle
Dalea purpurea native Golden alexanders native
Digitalis Goldenrod native
Echinacea native Grey-headed coneflower native
Echinops Honeysuckle native
Erigeron native Hyssops native
Eryngium Indian grass native
Eupatoriadelphus native Indian pinks
Eupatorium native Ironweed native
Euphorbia corollata native Joe-Pye weed native
Fragaria native June Grass native
Fuchsia Knapweed
Gaillardia native Lavender
Geum native Late figwort native
Geranium native Little Bluestem native
Helenium autumnale native Lobelia native
Helianthus native Lupines native
Heliopsis native Mexican hat native
Koeleria macrantha native Mexican sunflower
Lantana camara Milk vetch native
Lavandula Milkweed native
Liatris native Mountain mint native
Lobelia native Ninebark native
Lonicera native Obedient plant native
Lupinus perennis native Onion (and related plants) native
Mertensia virginica native Phlox native
Monarda native Prairie brome native
New Jersey Tea native Prairie crocus native
Oenothera native Prairie dropseed native
Panicum virgatum native Prairie Smoke native
Parthenocissus native Purple coneflower native
Penstemon native Purple prairie clover native
Phacelia tanacetifolia Purple tansy
Phlox native Pussytoes native
Physostegia native Rosinweeds native
Physocarpus native Rattlesnake master
Pinus strobus native Sedges native
Pulsatilla patens native Snapdragon
Pycnanthemum native Sea holly
Ratibida native Sides Oats Gramma native
Rubus odoratus native Sneezeweed native
Rudbeckia native Speedwell
Schizachryium scoparium native Stonecrop
Scrophularia native Strawberry native
Sedum Sundrops native
Silphium native Sunflower native
Solidago native Sweet pepperbush native
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