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Butterfly and Hummingbird Nectar Flowers

Butterfly Nectar Plants and Flowers, Nectar is the sugar-rich liquid found in the flowers of many plants and used in butterfly gardening.

Butterfly Bush also attracts hummingbirds

Butterfly Nectar Plants and Flowers, Nectar is the sugar-rich liquid found in the flowers of many plants and used in butterfly gardening.

Pincushion Flower

Butterfly Nectar Plants and Flowers, Nectar is the sugar-rich liquid found in the flowers of many plants and used in butterfly gardening.

Red Buckwheat (Eriogonum grande rubescens), Host plant for many butterflies! Lots of butterflies enjoy the nectar too!

Butterfly on pink buckwheat, which is also a host plant. A butterfly garden must

Here you will find a list of some of the more common southern California butterflies and the host plants they use for laying their eggs. This list will vary depending on what part of the country you live in, so whenever possible try to use plants that are native to your region of the county.

Butterfly host plants are the secret to a successful butterfly garden. A butterfly host plant is the only plant that the female butterfly will lay her eggs on.

BUTTERFLY & BEE NECTAR. 'Black Adder' Anise Hyssop (Agastache 'Black Adder') Producing  lavender-blue bottlebrush flowers July thru September, 'Black Adder' Anise Hyssop grows 24"-36" tall and attracts several species of butterflies. It also attracts many species of bees, and bees are of high importance for pollination of food crops. It is an easy care, deer resistant  plant. Perennial, zones 6 - 9.

We offer some of the best butterfly nectar plants available. Rose Franklin's Perennials is a plant nursery that ships perennials from May through October and guarantee customer satisfaction.

Penstemon aka Beard-tongue

Penstemon aka Beard-tongue

Weisse Clips

Campanula carpatica f. alba 'Weisse Clips'

Weisse Clips - White Clips Bell Flower - Campanula - White and Purple - easy to grow and it self seeds. Plant in front of your garden borders.

Top Butterfly Plants for Gardens in the Northeast

Best Plants for Butterflies for the Northeast

Best Plants for Butterflies for Gardens in the Northeast These plants promise to attract a variety of butterflies to your garden.

Birdbath & Lavender

Aged bird bath surrounded by fragrant blooming lavendar. I love lavender planted around sundials and birdbaths. When the water hits the plant the scent fills the air.