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Ideal Plants for Attracting Birds, Butterflies & Bees to Your Garden

Achillea
Agastache aurantiaca
Agastache foeniculum
Ageratum houstonianum
Alcea ficifolia
Alcea rosea
Allium schoenoprasum
Aloysia triphylla
Amemone
Ammi visnaga
Anethum graveolens
Angelica archangelica
Angelonia angustifolia
Arabis caucasica
Armeria maritime
Artemesia absinthium
Asclepias curassacica
Asclepias incarnate
Aurinia saxatilis
Baptisia australis
Borage
Calendula officinalis
Campanula trachelium
Centaurea cyanus
Centaurea montana
Centrantus ruber
Chrysanthemum coccinum
Consolida ambigua
Coreopsis tinctoria
Coriandrum sativum
Cosmos bipinnatus

Yarrow
Agastache
Anise Hyssop
Ageratum
Hollyhock
Hollyhock
Flowering Chives
Lemon Verbena
Windflower
Ammi
Dill
Angelica
Angelonia
Rockcress
Sea Thrift
Wormwood **
Butterfly Weed
Red Milkweed (attracts Monarch Butterfly)
Golden Tuft, Golden Alyssum
Blue False Indigo
Borage
Calendula
Nettle-leaved Bellflower
Bachelor’s Button
Perennial Bachelor’s Button
Red Valerian
Pyrethrum
Larkspur
Coreopsis
Cilantro
Cosmos

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Delphinium elatum
Dianthus
Dictamnus albus
Echinacea
Echinops ritro
Erigeron
Erysimum
Eschscholzia californica
Eupatorium coelestinum
Euphorbia marginata
Geranium
Guara lindheimeri
Guillardia
Helenium autumnale
Helianthus
Helianthus maximilliani
Inula ensifolia
Lespedeza thungberii
Liatris pycnostachya
Linum usitatissimum
Lupines perennis
Lysimachia clethroides
Malva sylvestris
Matricaria recutita
Melapodium paludosum
Melissa officinalis
Monarda didyma
Myositis scorpioides
Nepeta mussinii
Nicotiana sylvestris
Ocimum basilicum
Origanum vulgare
Orlaya grandiflora

Delphinium
Sweet William
Gas Plant
Coneflower
Globe Thistle
Fleabane Daisy
Wallflower
California Poppy
Ageratum
Mountain Snow
Cranesbill
White Guara
Blanket Flower
Helen’s Flower
Sunflowers
Wild Sunflower
Sword-leaf Inula
Thunberg Bush Clover
Liatris
Flax
Lupine
Gooseneck Loose Strife
Zebrina
Chamomile
Melapodium
Lemon Balm
Bee Balm
Forget-Me-Nots
Catmint
Nicotiana
Basil
Wild Marjoram
Orlaya

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Papaver rhoeas
Patrinia scabiosifolia
Penstemon hartweaii
Petrovskia atriplicifolia
Phacelia tanacetifolia
Physostegia virginiana
Polygonum oriental
Primula veris
Pulminaria
Rosemarinus officinalis
Rudbeckia
Salvia
Saponaria ocymoides
Scabiosa
Scutellaria
Sedum
Stachys byzantina
Tagetes lucida
Tagetes signata
Tanacetum parthenium
Thymus
Thymus serphyllum
Tithonia speciosa
Trollius
Tropaeolum
Tropaeolum majus
Valerian officinalis
Verbascum
Verbena
Veronica longifolia

Common poppy
Patrinia
Penstemon
Russian Sage
Bee’s Friend
Obedient Plant
Polygonum
Cowslip
Lungwort
Rosemary
Rudbeckia
Salvia
Rock Soapwort
Pincushion Flower
Skullcap
Sedum
Lamb’s Ears
Mexican Mint Marigold
Gem Marigolds
Feverfew
Thyme
Mother of Thyme
Mexican Sunflower
Globe Flower
Nasturtium
Nasturtium (deters Potato Beetle)
Valerian
Mullein
Verbena
Long-leaf Veronica

** plant this liberally around the garden to deter chewing insects

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