Giant Milkweed is sure to attract both Monarch and Queen butterflies, as Milkweed is their only diet during the caterpillar stage of life. Zone 9B -11. Mulch well and or cover during cod spells.
A Florida Native, Firespike with it's brilliant red flowers is a necter plant for a variety of butterflies as well as a natural hummingbird attractant. Zone 9B - 11., protect from frost
Firebush, a Florida native, and a wonderful nectar plant for both hummingbirds and butterflies Zones 8 - 11
A member of the coffee family, this nectar plant attracts Zebra Long Wing butterflies by the droves when this shiny leafed, semi shade lover blooms with profusion of small white fragrant flowers which eventually give way to bright red berries.
Native to Florida, Beautyberry is a butterfly nectar plant that gives a wonderful scent when blooming and small colorful berries that are attractive to birds and wildlife.
A Florida Native, Wild Coffee is an evergreen shrub that typically bloom in spring and summer, but may bloom year-round. They are attractive to a variety of pollinators, especially Atala and Schaus' swallowtail butterflies.
Another Florida Native who's petite bright red flowers are a nectar provider for many butterflies.
Sweet Almond, as the name indicates is one of the most fragrant flowering plants we carry. Its sweet scent attracts butterflies and honey bees.
Cape Honeysuckle makes a great addition to a hummingbird and butterfly garden with showy bright red to orange flowers that are sure to bring around hummers and butterflies. Stop by our plant nursery and check out our often unusual hummingbird plants and butterfly plants. Whether you are in Port Charlotte, Punta Gorda Arcadia, Sarasota or even Fort Myers. It is worth the trip.
Red or Pink Firecracker is graced by beautiful green foliage and fancy showing of bright red flowers that attracts both hummingbirds and butterflies.
One of the most interesting plants is the Blue Butterfly Bush. The blue flowers actually look like small blue butterflies and it really is a nectar plant!!
Arguably, one of the best plants in the garden for both hummingbirds and butterflies. This plant is graced by a profusion of red flowers.
A Florida native, easy to grow with long slender flowers, this is a hit in any butterfly garden
Coonti is a Florida Native and a host plant for the Atilla Butterfly. Unfortunatly this butterfly lives from Miami southward. None the less a beautiful native.
Plumbago auriculata alba. Usually found in blue but harly ever in white. A real butterfly attractor.
Just like the red Firespike these showy flowers not only are gorgeous but attract plent of pollinators.
A Florida native that will attract plenty of butterflies when in bloom. This plant will grow tall but can be maintained at any height. Great hedge plant too.
Double your fun! These Pentas stand nearly 3 feet tall and are one of the best butterfly plants in the garden
Crossandra infundibuliformis, the firecracker flower is not only beautiful, it's a great butterfly plant as well.
Texas Sage, Lycophyllum frutesens. This will attract lots of butterflies, it's drought tollerant but needs good drainage and not a lot of fussing.
A wonderful Florida native with beautiful orange flowers and seeds that resemble "blackberries"!
Panama Rose , Rondeletia leucophylla is a great butterfly plant who's flowers are similar to Pentas. However, this perrinial will grow up to 5' tall. Zone 9B - 11
Coral Honeysuckle is native to Florida and the Eastern U.S. Can be grown as a vine or ground cover. Loved by butterflies and hummingbirds alike. Will grow from 10 to 15 feet, zones 4 - 11
This is a favorite of all butterflies in the garden and the unique topiary style makes your garden pop.
White Ruellia is a non invasive cousin of the Mexican petunia. Butterflies of all types and sizes utilize this great nectar source.
Golden Dewdrop or sometimes known as Sapphire Showers is a not only beautiful perennial but a great nectar plant