Plants to Attract Pollinators

Bree Lake is here to show you various types of perennial and annual plants that attract different pollinators such as bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds. Read below for a full list of the plant names and the types of pollinators they attract. Click the links to view the plant within our plant finder tool to learn more about it. 

Perennials: 

Agstache AKA Hyssop: attracts bees and hummingbirds. 

Salvia AKA Sage: attracts bees and butterflies

Lavender: attracts bees and butterflies

Echinacea AKA Coneflower: attracts butterflies and birds

Yarrow: attracts bees

Scabiosa AKA Pincushions: attracts bees and butterflies

Monarda AKA Beebalm: attracts bees, hummingbirds and butterflies

Rudbeckia AKA Black-eyed Susans: attracts bees, hummingbirds, birds

Gaillardia AKA Blanket Flower: attracts bees and butterflies

Penstemon AKA Beardtongues: attracts bees and hummingbirds

Asclepias AKA Butterfly Weed/Milkweedattracts caterpillars/butterflies

Annuals:

Asclepias AKA Butterfly Weed/Milkweedattracts caterpillars/butterflies