Posted on August 15th, 2010
Many homeowners always are asking the questions, what flowers attract butterflies?
Butterflies are guided by the invisible world of scents and smells. Certain kinds of flowers give off a fragrance that butterflies find attractive, a signal that the plant may be a source of sweet nectar for the insects to feed on.
Photo By: Joleen Van Duyn
What type of location? Well of course sunny, low winds, and not real wet gardens are the best. Here is a list of the top flowers that have been studied to provide you with the best chance to see some butterflies!
Asclepias (Butterfly Weed)
Buddleia (Butterfly Bush)
Eupatorium (Joe Pye Weed)
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