BF - Butterfly    +   HM - Hummingbird   +   Bee
      Achillea
(Yarrow)
 
BF
   
'Oertel's Rose'  - rose pink with green foliage
Bloom time / Height   June 15"
BF
   
'Paprika' - ruby red with green foliage
Bloom time  / Height   June  18"
BF
   
'Moonshine' - bright yellow over silver foliage
Bloom time  / Height  June-July  15"
      Agastache
( Hyssop)
 
BF
HB
Bee
'Black Adder' -purple flower spikes
Bloom time / Height   June-Aug  36"
BF
HB
Bee
'Blue Fortune' - light blue flower spikes
Boom time  / Height  June-Aug  36"
      Aquilegia
(Columbine)
 
  HB
 
'Songbird Mix' - mix of pinks,reds,blues,yellows
Bloom time / Height   May 24""
      Asclepsia   
 
BF
  Bee
incarnate (Swamp Milkweed) -rose-pink flowers
Bloom time  / Height   June-July 4-5'
BF
  Bee
tuberosa (Butterfly Weed) - bright orange flowers
Bloom time / Height    July 24"
      Aster   
 
BF
  Bee
divaricatus 'Eastern Star'- white wood aster good for dry shade
Bloom time / Height   July 18-24"
BF
  Bee
l.'Bluebird' - lavender blue flowerrs
Bloom time / Height    Sept 3'
BF
  Bee
l.'Lady in Black' -smokey pink flowers over red-purple foliage
Bloom time / Height  Sept 3'
BF
  Bee
n.a.'Alma Potschke'-deep pink flowers
Bloom time / Height  Sept 3'
BF
  Bee
n.a. 'Purple Dome' - rich purple
Bloom time / Height  Aug 18"
      Baptisia
(Wild Indigo)  
 
BF
   
australis - blue pea like flowers
Bloom time / Height May 40"
BF
   
a.'Purple Smoke'- blue with dark stems
Bloom time / Height  May 36"
BF
   
a.'Screaming Yellow' - bright yellow
Bloom time / Height  May 36"
      Calamintha      
 
BF
  Bee
nepeta var nepeta - pale blue flowers over scented foliage
Bloom time / Height  June-Oct 18"
      Coreopsis
(Tickseed)
 
BF
  Bee
Big Bang Series 'Cosmic Eye' -yellow with burgundy eye
Bloom time / Height  May 12"
BF
  Bee
Cruzin 'Main Street'- dark pink flowers
Bloom time / June-July 18"
BF
  Bee
v. 'Creme Brulee' - yellow daisy along stem  native
Bloom time / Height  June-July 18"
BF
  Bee
v. 'Moonbeam' -light yellow daisy     native
Bloom time / Height  June- July 15"
BF
  Bee
v. 'Zagreb' - golden yellow daisy  native
Bloom time / Height  June-July 18"
      Delphinium   
 
  HB
 
g.'Blue Butterfly'-vibrant blue
Bloom time / Height  May-June 18"
      Echinacea
(Coneflower)
 
BF
   
'Cheyenne Spirit' -mix of great colors
Bloom time/ Height  June-July 24-36"
BF
   
p.'Evening Glow' -yellow petals with deep rose center
Bloom time / Height    June-July 24"
BF
   
p.'Hot Papaya' - double orange petals
Bloom time / Height    June-July 30"
BF
   
p.'Magnus' - purple pink petals
Bloom time / Height   June-July 36"
BF
   
p.'Pow Wow' Wildberry - dark pink petals
Bloom time / Height   June-July 20"
BF
   
p.'Pow Wow' White - white petals orange cone
Bloom time / Height   June-July 20"
BF
   
p.'White Swan' - white petals with orange cones
Bloom time /  Height  June-July 36"
BF
   
'Solar Flare' - dark stems with red petals
Bloom time / Height   June- July 30"
      Eupatorium
 
BF
  Bee
coelestinum (Blue Mistflower) -blue ageratum like flowers
Bloom time / Height   Aug-Sept 2-3'
BF
  Bee
d.'Baby Joe ' (Dwarf  Joe Pye Weed)- clusters of dusty pink flowers
Bloom time / Height   Aug-Sept 4-5'
BF
  Bee
p.'Gateway'  (Joe Pye Weed) - clusters of dusty pink flowers
Bloom time / Height   Aug-Sept 5-6'
      Gaillardia
(Blanket Flower)
 
BF
   
'Mesa Bright Bicolor' -red/ orange center with yellow petals
Bloom time / Height  June-July 16"
      Gaura
(Wand Flower)
 
BF
   
l..'Siskiyou Pink'- pink flowers on red stems
Bloom time / Height   May-June 36"
      Geum
 
BF
   
f.p.'Blazing Sunset'- large semi double red flowers
Bloom time / Height  May-June 24"
      Helenium
(Sneezeweed)
 
BF
   
h.'Mardi Gras'-red petals with orange center
Bloom time / Height   June- July 36"
      Heliopsis
(False Sunflower)
 
BF
   
s.'Summer Sun' - double yellow daisy
Bloom time / Height  June-July 3'
  HB
  Heuchera
(Coral Bells)
 
  HB
  Hosta
 
      Kalimeris
 
BF
   
l.'Blue Star' - many blue daisies
Bloom time / Height  June-Sept 15"
BF
   
l.'Daisy Mae' - many white daisies
Bloom time / Height  June- Sept 24"
      Kniphofia
(Red Hot Poker)
 
  HB
 
u.'Flamenco'- bloom spikes in mix of orange and yellow
Bloom time / Height  June 24"
      Lavender
 
BF
  Bee
aug.'Hidcote' - deep purple spikes
Bloom time/ Height   June-July 12"
      Lavendin
 
BF
  Bee
int.'Phenonmenal' - purple spikes
Bloom time / Height  July-Aug 24"
      Liatris
(Gay Feather)
 
BF
  Bee
s.'Kobold' -  tall purple spikes
Bloom time/ Height  June-July 3'
      Lobelia
(Cardinal Flower
 
  HB
 
cardinalis - tall scarlet red spikes over low foliage
Bloom time / Height  July 3'
  HB
 
f..'Queen Victoria' -tall scarlet red spikes on red stem and foliage
Bloom Time / Height  July 30"
      Lysimachia
(Gooseneck)
 
  HB
 
clethroides- white gooseneck flowers
Bloom time / Height  June-July 24"
      Monarda
(Bee Balm)
 
BF
HB
Bee
'Bee Happy'- soft red, midew resistant
Bloom time / Height June-July 24"
BF
HB
Bee
'Bee Free' - purple  mildew resistant
Bloom time / Height   June-July 24"
BF
HB
Bee
'Jacob Kline' - bright red flowers mildew resistant
Bloom time / Height  June-July 5'
      Nepeta
(Catmint)
 
BF
HB
Bee
'Blue Wonder' - blue flowers over scented foliage
Bloom time / Height   May-July 12"
BF
HB
Bee
'Walker's Low' - blue flowers over scented foliage
Bloom time / Height  May-July 18"
      Penstemon
(Beardtongue)
 
  HB
Bee
'Dark Towers' -wine purple foliage with pink flowers
Bloom time / Height  May36"
  HB
Bee
d.'Husker's Red' - white tubular flowers over red new growth
Bloom time / Height May 30"
  HB
Bee
s.'Red Rocks' - dark pink tubular flowers
Bloom time / Height   June-July 16"
      Perovskia
(Russian Sage)
 
BF
  Bee
atriplicifolia - lavender blue spikes over scented grey foliage
Bloom time / Height July-Aug 36"
BF
  Bee
a.'Lacey Blue' - lavender blue spikes over scented grey foliage
Bloom time / Height July-Aug 12-18"
BF
  Bee
a.'Little Spire' - lavender blue spikes over scented grey foliage
Bloom time / Height  July- Aug 24"
      Phlox paniculata
(Garden Phlox)
 
BF
HB
 
'Bright Eyes' - light pink with dark pink eye
Bloom time / Height  June 36"
BF
HB
 
'David' - white flower heads mildew resistant  repeat blooms
Bloom time / Height June- July 36"
BF
HB
 
'Delilah' -fragrant reddish purple flowers
Bloom time / Height  June-July 24"
BF
HB
 
'Flame Purple' - royal purple flower heads
Bloom time / Height  June-July 18"
BF
HB
 
'Robert Poore' - deep pink mildew resistant extended bloom time
Bloom time / Height   June-July 48"
      Rudbeckia
 
BF
  Bee
f.'Goldstrum' - (Black Eyed Susan) yellow daisy with black cones
Bloom time / Height    July-Aug 24"
BF
  Bee
f.v.deamii - yellow flowers with black cones
Bloom time / Height July-Aug 36"
BF
  Bee
h.'Indian Summer" - large dark yellow daisy
Bloom time / Height  July -Aug 30"        annual
BF
  Bee
lacinata - lemon yellow petal daisy a top long stems
Bloom time /  Height  Aug- Sept 5-8'
BF
  Bee
maxima - yellow petals hang from large cone on long stems
Bloom time / Height   June-July 5-7'
      Salvia (Sage)
 
  HB
 
n.'Blue Hill' - powder blue spikes
Bloom time /  Height May-June 15"
  HB
 
n.'Caradonna' - purple spikes above purple stems
Bloom time / Height   May - June 24"
  HB
 
n.'East Friesland' - purple spikes above compact plants
Bloom time / Height  May- June 15"
  HB
 
n.'Lyrical Blues'- dark blue spikes on compact plants
Bloom time / Height  May-June 24"
  HB
 
n.'Marcus' - dark purple spikes
Bloom time / Height   May- June 15"
  HB
 
n.'May Night' - dark purple spikes
Bloom time / Height   May -June 18"
      Sedum (Stonecrop)
 
BF
  Bee
s.'Autumn Joy' - rose pink to bronze flower head   June-Sep 2-3'
      Vernonia
(Ironweed)
 
BF
   
Gluaca - deep purple clusters
Bloom time / Height Aug 5'
         
         
         
         
         
                    Plants that Attract Butterflies , Hummingbirds and Bees