Posts Tagged "pollinator garden"

Three Perennials to Attract Butterflies

Posted on June 14th, 2018

Butterflies are creatures of habit.  Once they emerge from their cocoons, they immediately look forblooms to supply them with nectar.  All butterflies prefer sunny open spaces, like meadows and prairies.  Likewise, some of the most popular butterfly plants are meadow and prairie natives. The most popular butterfly plant is Asclepias, the family of butterfly weeds […]

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Attracting Butterflies to Your Garden

Posted on June 14th, 2017

We have seen the shadow of Spring!  The white of winter snow will soon be a summer color.  While you plan your spring planting, here are a couple of ideas you can add to your garden to attract summer butterflies! Butterflies like heat and bright light.  If your garden is sunny, you’re halfway home!  Butterflies […]

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