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    Make this the year you attract hummingbirds (or increase their traffic) in your yard.

    How To Make Your Garden a Hummingbird Haven!

    Drenching the air with a fruity scent, butterfly bush's flower spikes are an irresistible lure to butterflies and hummingbirds all summer long:

    Buddleia, commonly called butterfly bush, produces wave after wave of fragrant, nectar-rich flowers all summer long:

    Plant a Mandevilla around a hummingbird feeder, the large red blossoms attract butterflies and hummingbirds all summer.

    Bought some morning glory seeds. Going to see if it will climb a pine tree. Supposed to get to 15' high or more in one season.

    Add a butterfly bush to your garden for a fruity scent:

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    Hummingbird Garden Plants

    Cardinal Climber Vine I love growing pretty and the hummingbirds and butterflies are attracted to them.

    Hummingbird Bush: Dicliptera suberecta is graced with loads of slender orange flowers through the late summer and fall. The soft gray leaves make this plant a great addition to the lavenders and artemisia's for the gray garden. I have had Dicliptera suberecta survive cold to 16 degrees, though it looked pretty sketchy for about 6 months. Hummingbird Bush dies back to the ground for a few months and then comes back strongly in the spring. I have grown it in light shade to full sun. If at...

    Firebush Hamelia patens Long blooming, easy care tropical bedding plant with showy red-orange, tubular flowers. Great hummingbird attractant. Tremendous heat tolerance coupled with good pest resistance. Hardiness: Zone 8 Exposure: Full sun Size: Height 3 feet tall, 3 feet wide Bloom Time: Summer till frost.

    Butterfly Milkweed. Hummingbird plant.

    Firecracker plant (Russelia equisetiformis), another continuously blooming hummingbird magnet, produces spikes which start out erect but eventually form 3 to 4 foot arched sprays of suspended scarlet bells. Fountain bush, as this Mexican tropical is also called, cascades beautifully over the edges of a container, especially when suspended. As a salt-tolerant, freeze-tender perennial, it makes a fine choice for coastal Texas gardens with good drainage.

    Best Container Hummingbird Plant Turk's Cap

    Hummingbird Bush or Flame Acanthus, Anisacanthus quadrifidus var. wrightii.

    Bee balm to attract Hummingbirds If you want to start a hummingbird and butterfly garden, this easy-to-grow perennial is a good selection. Its bright colors and nectar-filled blooms attract a wide variety of "flying jewels." The sweet and minty, citrus-scented plant isn't just for your winged friends, however. Both the leaves and the flowers are perfectly edible-add them to salads or use as garnishes. The dried leaves have been used for centuries to make tea.

    Fuchsia - Upright and Trailing. Exquisite flowers in a breathtaking array of color combinations and forms dangle like ornaments from upright stems. A classic plant for the hummingbird garden and especially lovely in containers or mixed planters.

    Penstemon Burpee

    Lady in Red salvia. Easy to grow from seeds (Burpee)

    Major Wheeler trumpet honeysuckle

    Jacob Cline bee balm

    Superbells red calibrachoa Proven Winners