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Orange butterfly weeds (Asclepias tuberosa), North American wildflowers, work well in butterfly gardens, attracting many different types of butterflies to their showy flowers. This low-maintenance perennial blooms throughout summer and into the beginning of fall. 291 more words
Butterflies and hummingbirds share a taste for sweet nectar, the staple food source of these two disparate species. Nectar-producing flowers come in different shapes and colors, but hot colors — red, orange and gold — and trumpet shapes are favorites, attracting a host of colorful, winged creatures. 458 more words
Parsley (Petroselinum crispum). Plant lots of this useful biennial, both the flat-leaved and curly varieties, in full sun to part shade, and let it reseed itself from year to year. 391 more words