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Lavender Hyssop Seeds, Agastache foeniculum - Wildflower Seeds from American Meadows

Lavender Hyssop Seeds

Lavender Hyssop Seeds, Agastache foeniculum - Wildflower Seeds from American Meadows

White Astilbe Younique White, Astilbe Younique, False Spirea

White Astilbe Younique White, Astilbe Younique, False Spirea

Bluets Houstonia Caerulea - Make sure to visit GardenAnswers.com and download our free plant idenfication app.

Bluets Houstonia Caerulea - Make sure to visit GardenAnswers.com and download our free plant idenfication app.

Joe-Pye Weed This statuesque plant adds strong architectural interest to your flower border and attracts butterflies by the dozen. Because perennial foliage usually declines after the plants bloom, choosing a late-season bloomer such as Joe-Pye weed ensures you have lush, beautiful foliage all season long. The variety called ‘Gateway,’ shown, reaches up to six feet in height.

Flowers That Attract Butterflies

Joe-Pye Weed This statuesque plant adds strong architectural interest to your flower border and attracts butterflies by the dozen. Because perennial foliage usually declines after the plants bloom, choosing a late-season bloomer such as Joe-Pye weed ensures you have lush, beautiful foliage all season long. The variety called ‘Gateway,’ shown, reaches up to six feet in height.

This sage smells divine ... Salvia apiana "White Sage"   Pick by the full moon and make a smudge-stick to drive out the evil spirits.

This sage smells divine ... Salvia apiana "White Sage" Pick by the full moon and make a smudge-stick to drive out the evil spirits.

This elegant purple beauty is native to the U.S. and drought tolerant, thriving in dry areas including rocky ledges and meadows. Smooth Blue Aster prefers full sun and is a vital source of nectar and pollen for a variety of pollinators, including butterflies and bees. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial.

Smooth Blue Aster Seeds

This elegant purple beauty is native to the U.S. and drought tolerant, thriving in dry areas including rocky ledges and meadows. Smooth Blue Aster prefers full sun and is a vital source of nectar and pollen for a variety of pollinators, including butterflies and bees. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial.

NON NATIVE PLANTED Purple Veronica Purpleicious, Veronica, Speedwell

Veronica Purpleicious

NON NATIVE PLANTED Purple Veronica Purpleicious, Veronica, Speedwell

Purple Larkspur or Wild Delphinium, Delphinium tricorne, Larkspur or Wild Delphinium

Larkspur or Wild Delphinium

Purple Larkspur or Wild Delphinium, Delphinium tricorne, Larkspur or Wild Delphinium

Coyote mint's fragrant foliage and bee- and butterfly-friendly flowers makes it a nice addition to herb and pollinator gardens. Photo: Rafael Banaag

Coyote mint a tough, fragrant native herb

Coyote mint's fragrant foliage and bee- and butterfly-friendly flowers makes it a nice addition to herb and pollinator gardens. Photo: Rafael Banaag

Sedum 'Matrona'  One of my favorites!  They look like shrubs in my garden~no care and bees love them!

Sedum 'Matrona'

Sedum 'Matrona' One of my favorites! They look like shrubs in my garden~no care and bees love them!

Ceanothus x impressus 'Dark Star'-This California native evergreen shrubis perhaps the most striking of all the genus boasting royal blue FRAGRANT flower clusters that smother the plant from late Winter thru early Spring.Grows to 8’ high & 6’ wide with teensy, dark green, glossy leaves, becoming tree-like with age. Looks particularly striking when planted adjacent to grey foliage or white flowers & is better suited to coastal gardens than inland areas. annies

Ceanothus x impressus 'Dark Star'-This California native evergreen shrubis perhaps the most striking of all the genus boasting royal blue FRAGRANT flower clusters that smother the plant from late Winter thru early Spring.Grows to 8’ high & 6’ wide with teensy, dark green, glossy leaves, becoming tree-like with age. Looks particularly striking when planted adjacent to grey foliage or white flowers & is better suited to coastal gardens than inland areas. annies

Salvia clevelandii - from Annie's Annuals: drought tolerant, incredible scent ("delectable foliar fragrance"), deer resistant, hummingbird magnet

Salvia clevelandii - from Annie's Annuals: drought tolerant, incredible scent ("delectable foliar fragrance"), deer resistant, hummingbird magnet

Buddleia Royal Red blooms in spectacular purplish red flowers, making this butterfly bush them great hummingbird plants, too.

Buddleia Royal Red blooms in spectacular purplish red flowers, making this butterfly bush them great hummingbird plants, too.

EchinaceECHINACEA BUTTERFLY™ ‘PURPLE EMPEROR’ PP 24459 A perfect mass of perky purple blooms.  Common NamPurple Emperor coneflower Size	15-18" tall by 18-24" wide USDA hardiness Zones	5(4) – 9 Sun / Shade	Full Sun Soil	Average garden soil Moisture	Moist, but well-drained Disease and Pests	None known

EchinaceECHINACEA BUTTERFLY™ ‘PURPLE EMPEROR’ PP 24459 A perfect mass of perky purple blooms. Common NamPurple Emperor coneflower Size 15-18" tall by 18-24" wide USDA hardiness Zones 5(4) – 9 Sun / Shade Full Sun Soil Average garden soil Moisture Moist, but well-drained Disease and Pests None known

Guara 'Passionate Rainbow' - beautiful movement in wind. Stunning combined with Mexican feather grass. 'Passionate Rainbow' Gaura creates foliage interest and movement in the garden. Blooms "flutter" in the wind. Pairs well with grasses, Agastache and Goldstorm Rudibeckia.

Wand Flower Passionate Rainbow

Guara 'Passionate Rainbow' - beautiful movement in wind. Stunning combined with Mexican feather grass. 'Passionate Rainbow' Gaura creates foliage interest and movement in the garden. Blooms "flutter" in the wind. Pairs well with grasses, Agastache and Goldstorm Rudibeckia.