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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 Alumroot native
Actaea native Beardtongue native
Aesculus parviflora Bee balm native
Aesculus glabra native 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 Buttonbush native
Astragalus native Calamint
Blephilia native California Fuchsia
Bouteloua native Columbine native
Bromus kalmii native Coneflowers native
Buddleia Culvers root native
Calamintha Cupplant native
Campsis native Downy wood mint native
Carex native Eastern Redbud native
Caryopteris Evening primrose native
Ceanothus americanus native Eastern prickly pear cactus native
Centaurea False sunflower native
Cephalanthus occidentalis native 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 Great White Trillium 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
Eutrochium native June Grass native
Fragaria native Knapweed
Fuchsia Lakeside daisy native
Gaillardia native Larkspur
Gentiana andrewsii native Lavender
Geum native Late figwort native
Geranium native Little Bluestem native
Heuchera 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 Ohio Buckeye 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 Standing cypress
Sanguinaria canadensis native Stonecrop
Schizachryium scoparium native Strawberry native
Scrophularia native Sundrops native
Sedum Sunflower native
Silphium native Swamp Rose Mallow native
Solidago native Sweet pepperbush native
Sorghastrum nutans native Switchgrass native
Spigelia Tall verbena
Sporobolus heterolepis native Thoroughwort native
Tetraneuris herbacea native Tickseed native
Tithonia Trumpet vine native
Tradescantia sp. native Yarrow
Trillium grandiflorum 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