Dendrobium Orchids - A string of living butterflies!!!Flowers have spoken to me more than I can tell in written words. They are the hieroglyphics of angels, loved by all men for the beauty of their character, though few can decipher even fragments of their meaning.
Butterfly garden -Anise Hyssop-There are lots of reasons to grow anise hyssop: It's super heat and drought tolerant, deer and rabbits leave it alone, it blooms for weeks in late summer, and butterflies love it. Plus it's a great cut flower. Name: Agastache foeniculum Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: To 5 feet tall and 2 feet wide Zones: 4-10
Passionflower Hardy passionflower is one of the most exotic vines you can grow. It's also one of the best for butterflies as a variety of them drink its nectar. It's a host plant for several types of butterflies, as well. Name: Passiflora incarnata Growing Conditions: Full sun and well-drained soil Size: Climbs to 10 feet Zones: 6-9 Grow it with: Black-eyed Susan vine for a charming blue-and-yellow combo of quick-growing vines. Learn more about growing passionflowers.
The Best Perennials for Your Yard: 'Magnus' Purple Cone flower - a must have for the garden, cone flower is a drought tolerant native prairie plant that attracts butterflies and other beneficial insects.
Butterfly Bush, This shrub is called butterfly bush for a reason -- you're sure to see it covered in butterflies all summer long. An easy-care shrub, it features fragrant flowers in shades of blue, purple, and white.