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Blanket flower - attracts bees, butterflies & hummingbirds
Blanket Flower (Gaillardia x grandiflora) Named for its resemblance to the vivid woven blankets of the American Southwest, this flower cloaks the garden in yellow, burgundy or rich red
and oranges are on the warm side of the color wheel and result in a bright and cheery garden space.
Good idea to deal with those rocks in the yard
Blanket flowers - will work in wildflower garden
Daisy . check what is hardy perennials in the garden centre
reseeding annual that features trustworthy blooms in shades of red, yellow and orange, making it a perfect addition to your fall-hued garden. Great for meadows and wildflower gardens as well as for perennial beds and borders, blanket flower pairs beautifully with ornamental grasses as well as rudbeckia and
Benjamin Vogt / Monarch Gardens
Butterfly garden ideas--Certain butterflies are especially attracted to certain flowers — monarchs
Butterfly plants: blazing star or liatris ligulistylis.
butterflies and liatrus...........must buy more of this!!
How to make a butterfly garden...
Adult Monarch Butterflies fav - Liatris ligulistylis (blazing star)
Benjamin Vogt / Monarch GardensSave to IdeabookEmail Photo Certain butterflies are especially attracted to certain flowers — monarchs go especially nuts for blazing star, or Liatris ligulistylis.
6. Provide nectar for insects. Once you start gardening with awareness for wildlife, you’ll start to see which insects prefer which nectar plants. I quickly learned that of the 200-plus species in my garden, Liatris ligulistylis (shown) was monarch nirvana. Deep and tubular flowers
Benjamin Vogt / Monarch Gardens
the garden up creates an added architectural element for you over a long winter. Wait until spring to clean up, and walk gently over fallen leaves and twigs when you do go back outside.
Butterfly garden ideas--Whoa, what's this, a winter picture? Yup. Can you count the number of butterflies here
many butterflies over winter in gardens, so don't clean up in fall, wait till spring.
This is one big reason not to cut down or clean up your garden in fall — butterflies are snuggled in among all that dead plant
Many butterflies overwinter as adults (mourning cloak), caterpillars (viceroy) or in a chrysalis (swallowtail). This is one big reason not to cut down or clean up your garden in fall — butterflies are snuggled in among all that dead plant life, waiting to emerge in spring. Plus, leaving the garden up
U. of Maryland Arboretum & Botanical Garden
'Little Henry' Virginia Sweetspire
Itea virginica "Litttle Henry" average to wet, 2-3 feet tall and widE Attracts butterfly not deer spring, summer, fall
Little Henry sweetspire - flowering low shrub w/bright red fall foliage, for garden
Deer resistant and color and butterfly's love it.
Benefits and tolerances: Attracts butterflies but not deer; tolerates wet soil, although once established it will cope with drier conditions Seasonal interest: Spring, summer, fall When to plant: Anytime
size: 2 to 3 feet tall and wide Benefits and tolerances: Attracts butterflies but not deer; tolerates wet soil, although once established it will cope with drier conditions Seasonal interest: Spring, summer, fall When to plant: Anytime
requirement: Average to wetLight requirement: Full sun or partial shadeMature size: 2 to 3 feet tall and wideBenefits and tolerances: Attracts butterflies but not deer; tolerates wet soil, although once established it will cope with drier conditionsSeasonal interest: Spring, summer, fallWhen to plant:
Home & Garden Design, Atlanta - Danna Cain, ASLA
Just hanging around, enjoying the sun & viewing the wildlife
"Never a dull moment in this garden! Our landscape designer chose plants to bring lots of birds for me to watch. I don't know if she planned for the chipmunks, but they are fun too!" ... Bailey the dog Photo by Danna Cain
Home & Garden Design, Atlanta - Danna
residential garden designer
This is also a nice idea.
FLOWERS BUTTERFLY GARDEN IDEA
Dog ideas...enough said.
Good ideas with pets
Dog ideas...Great dog ideas
Great Plant Combinations - soft silvers and whisper whites
Whirling butterflies for container by driveway
Boat Shrine - garden plant ideas
Whirling butterflies (Gaura lindheimeri) is one of the most enchanting summer perennials. The delicate, white, butterfly-like flowers are suffused with pink and dance in the slightest
a froth of white flowers.Whirling butterflies (Gaura lindheimeri) is one of the most enchanting summer perennials. The delicate, white, butterfly-like flowers are suffused with pink and dance in the slightest breeze, bringing movement and color to the summer garden. Each plant produces dozens of flowering
casual garden. REALLY good for butterflies, as there is milk weed!
BUTTERFLY GARDENING What our winged friends do care about is what kind
Would love to attract butterflies and birds
the summer-to-fall garden features sunny daisy-like blooms with dark centers on top of tall, coarse stems. Although it's attractive to birds, bees and butterflies, all parts of this plant are poisonous, so be aware of this if you have small children or pets that frequent your garden. Black-eyed Susans
cultivars; straight-species flowers often have the flavor butterflies prefer and have evolved with, unlike many cultivars, which have been bred in favor of a certain growth habit or petal color.
Let plants self-seedFor extra interest in your natural garden, allow some plants to turn to seed. The following
Helen Rose Wilson Garden Design
Bee and Butterfly garden
total novice and not handy at all. We have just had 3 trees cut down in our new home and I would love to make a stepping stump adventure corner in out garden. How do I stabilise the stumps to the grass?
like the idea of bees and butterflies
varied height tree stumps as a garden feature
5. Butterfly garden. Enchant children by attracting caterpillars and butterflies to your yard by planting milkweed, purple coneflower and other butterfly-friendly plants.
River Hills - Upper River Rd landscape idea
Smaller wood slices make great stepping stones for very young children. Butterfly garden. Enchant children by attracting caterpillars and butterflies to your yard by planting milkweed, purple coneflower and other butterfly-friendly plants.