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Ageratum. Full to partial sun, 6-10", blue blooms. Heat tolerant, nectar plant.
Angelonia. White, purpIe+Iight purple blooms, 15-20", full to partial sun. Blooms continuously, nectar plant.
Asclepias. Milkweed, 24-30", gold/orange blooms all year can re-seed itself. Drought tolerant not cold hardy host plant (monarch).
Buddleia. Butterfly bush white, pink or purple fragrant blooms most of the year. 3-6', cold and heat tolerant. Nectar plant.
Bulbine. 18-24" bloom spike with yellow or orange flowers all year, 6-8" succulent type foliage. Drought and cold tolerant. Full sun.
Canna. Lily Full to part sun, 24-48" blooms spring-fall. Various colors like to be moist. Nectar and host plant.
Cassia. Yellow clusters of flowers. Blooms fall through spring, prune to shape. Nectar as well as host plant for sulphur butterfly. Privet and Bahama cassia available.
Cassia. Surrattensis 15-20', yellow flowers. Spring and fall (almost year round). Nice small shade tree, full sun, nectar and host for sulphur butterflies.
Cleome. (spider flower) 18—36" white, pink or purple flowers most of the year. Protect from frost, full sun nectar plant.
Coreopsis. Native perennial. Florida state wildflower. Full sun. Blooms spring - summer, then receeds.
Cosmos. Perennial. Bright flowers, attracts butterflies. Full sun, well drained.
Cuphea. lgnea (Cigar Plant) 15—36" blooms all year with orange tubular flowers used for nectar for a variety of butterflies and also hummingbirds, full to partial sun. Not cold hardy.
Cuphea. Llavea (Bat face cuphea) 12-16" red and purple bicolor unique flower all year, not cold hardy (nectar)
Gaillardia. Nectar. "Blanket flower". Perennial. yellow, red, orange. Full sun, well drained. 2' - 3'.
Hamelia. Firefly Firebush 2' - 3', full to partial sun, blooms most of the year with orange tubular flowers inviting to butterflies and hummingbirds for their nectar. Cold will turn leaves red hence "fire" bush name.
Hameila Firebush Dwarf 6-B', full to partial sun, blooms most of the year with orange tubular flowers inviting to butterflies and hummingbirds for their nectar. Cold will turn leaves red hence "fire" bush name.
Hamelia. Firebush (regular) 12-15', full to partial sun, blooms most of the year with orange tubular flowers inviting to butterflies and hummingbirds for their nectar. Cold will turn leaves red hence "fire" bush name.
Heliotrope. 14-18", vanilla scented. Blue/purple flowers most of the year. Partial sun to shade, nectar.
Herbs Dill and Parsley, great host plant for swallowtail.
Impatiens. 12-24", sun or shade during winter, various colors, shade summer, nectar.
Lantana. 16-36", Depending on variety. Variety of colors blooming all year, nectar.
Lavendula. 18-24", Silver aromatic foliage with purple bloomspikes. Full to partial sun, well-drained soil, protect from frost, nectar.
Orthosiphon. (cat's whiskers) 24—36", purple or white flowers resemble "cat's whiskers", blooms most of the year. Protect from frost, nectar also attracts hummingbirds.
Pentas. Ruby red 2-4' blooms all year, easy to grow. For more flower, dead head protect from frost, nectar.
Petunia. (winter annual) Nectar
Phlox. (winter annual) Nectar
Salvia. Available in annual or perennial varieties, also variety of colors. Good for hummingbirds also nectar.