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BUTTERFLY.  

  • 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.
  • Scabiosa.  (winter annual) 15-20" unique lavender flowers, (pin cushion flower), full sun, well-drained soil.
  • Porterweed.  2-4', Florida native, blooms most of the year. Heat and drought tolerant. full sun to partial shade, well-drained soil.
  • Turnera.  (buttercup) 2-3’, bright yellow flowers spring through fall, heat and drought tolerant. Protect from frost. Full to partial sun, can re-seed.
  • Verbena.  Winter annual, nectar
  • Viola.  Winter annual, nectar
  • Zinnia.  Summer annual, nectar.

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