Butterfly gardens – these look like Purple coneflowers
Butterfly garden essentials
We turned our garden into a certified Monarch Butterfly Waystation. Maybe we could do this one next…
Butterfly bush or Buddleia davidii is a flowering bush that is native to China. This perennial plant forms clusters of fragrant flowers in purple, blue, pink, red, or white. True to its name, the butterfly bush is a butterfly magnet, attracting all types of butterflies. It is a must have for the butterfly garden. | How to Grow a Butterfly Bush from #LoveToKnow
Some of our favorite perennials for butterflies in the garden.
Tips for Planting a Butterfly Garden
Fill a mason jar with sugar water to finish a whimsical butterfly feeder. Before that, you need to have a bit of knot-tying know-how. – Fun Kids Gardening Projects To Do This Spring
DIY Butterfly Feeder. Fun garden project with the kids!
Who do not love butterflies and making a butterfly container garden is a great way to invite beautiful butterflies fluttering across your urban garden.
Some examples of flowers that butterflies like are cosmos, Queen Annes lace, zinnia, butterfly weed, coneflowers, New England asters, spearmint, milkweed, yarrow, phlox, ironweed, thistles, verbena, goldenrod, Shasta daisy, coreopsis, black-eyed Susan, yarrow, sedum, sunflowers, and daylilies. These will also make beautiful gardens!