Silver Bush Lupine (Lupinus albifrons). Lupine is the butterfly hostess with the mostest. With beautiful purple blooms, it's native to the West Coast from Oregon down to Baja, Mexico, preferring dry areas. There are a whole host of native California butterflies that will reproduce only in Lupine! One of the loveliest is Mission Blue Butterfly, with delicate blue wings fringed with white and purple.
Lupine. A Colorado native, this deer resistant perennial produces lush tufts of flowers in late spring and comes in almost every color of the rainbow. Lupine is a traditional favorite in gardens and most grow about 2’ tall and wide.