SHRUBS THAT ATTRACT BUTTERFLIES

 

Aesculus sp.                                           Buckeye

Aesculus parviflora                                 Bottlebrush Buckeye

Arctostaphylos uva-ursi v. coactilis                Bearberry (Kinnikinik)

Berberis spp.                                         Barberry

Buddleia sp.                                           Butterfly Bush

Buddleia davidii                                                Butterfly Bush/Summer Lilac

Campsis radicans                                  Trumpet Creeper Vine

Caryopteris x clandonensis                        Bluebeard

Ceanothus americanus                                     New Jersey Tea

Ceanothus ovatus                                     Inland New Jersey Tea

Cercis canadensis                                       Redbud

Clethra alnifolia                                              Summersweet

Cornus spp.                                         Dogwood

Crategus sp.                                           Hawthorn

Crataegus crusgalli                                  Cockspur Hawthorn

Crataegus viridis                                                 Green Hawthorn

Ilex glabra                                                  Inkberry

Ilex verticillata                                          Winterberry (Michigan Holly)

Kalmia latifolia                                               Mountain Laurel

Ligustrum sp.                                           Privet

Lindera benzoin                                             Spicebush

Potentilla fruticosa                                  Shrubby Cinquefoil

Prunus sp.

Rhododendron spp.                                Azalea

Rhus sp.                                                    Sumac

Rhus aromatica                                          Fragrant Sumac

Rhus typhina                                              Staghorn Sumac

Ribes cynosbati                                          Prickly Wild Gooseberry

Ribes hirtelium                                            Northern Gooseberry

Ribes missouriense                                   Wild Gooseberry

Salix  sp.                                                    Willow

Spirea spp.                                                   Spirea

Spiraea x bumalda                                  Bumalda Spirea

Spiraea x cinerea                                    Grefsheim Spriea

Spiraea x vanhouttei                               Vanhoutte Spirea

Spiraea japonica                                            Japanese Spirea

Spiraea nipponica                                Nippon Spirea

Syringa spp.                                         Lilac Varieties

Syringa vulgaris                                             Common Lilac

Syringa x prestoniae                              Preston Hybrid Lilac

Vaccinium sp.                                           Blueberry

Viburnum spp.                                         Viburnum

Viburnum carlesii                                              Koreanspice Viburnum

Viburnum dentatum                                 Arrowwood Viburnum