Astilbe (False Spirea) is a sturdy plant that needs very little to thrive. Astilbe is known to attract butterflies, a welcome addition to most gardens since they can help pollinate and add even more color. Looking for a yellow or orange perennial? Find one next.(iStockphoto.com/Adrio)
phlox subulata scarlet flame/ATTRACTS: HUMMINGBIRDS!!! Their favorite phlox. Great in rock borders or used as a groundcover for erosion control. Plant with Red Oak Tree which attracts Monarch Butterflies.