Plants for Hummingbirds

Transform your outdoor space into a vibrant haven for the most enchanting visitors – hummingbirds!

These delightful creatures are not just a joy to watch; they also play a crucial role in pollination, contributing to the health of your garden.

Choose These Plants for Hummingbirds

When choosing plants it’s important to decide how much time and space you’re going to dedicate to your hummingbird garden. Also, consider where you’d like to view them from – your kitchen window, your resting spot in the back corner of the yard, your front porch?

Shrubs & Vines

Abelia
Arctostaphylos (Kinnikinnick)
Ceanothus (California Lilac)
Ceratostigma (Plumbago)
Clematis
Elaegnus
Escallonia
Fuchsia
Hibiscus
Lonicera (Honeysuckle)
Mahonia (Oregon Grape)
Optunia (Prickly Pear)
Rhododendron (S)
Ribes (Currant, Gooseberry)
Symphoricarpos (Snowberry)
Syringia (Common Lilac)
Viurnum

Perennials

Agapanthus (Lily of the Nile)
Agastache (Hyssop)
Alcea (Hollyhock)
Alstromeria (Peruvian Lily)
Canna (Canna Lily)
Crocosmia
Delphinium
Dicentra (Bleeding Heart)(S)
Dierama (Angel’s Fishing Rod)
Digitalis (Foxglove)
Epimedium (Bishop’s Hat)
Gladiolus
Hemerocallis (Daylily)
Heuchera (Coral Bells)
Hosta
Iris
Kniphofia (Red Hot Poker)
Liatris (Gayfeather)
Lobelia
Monarda (Bee balm)
Penstemon (Beard tongue)
Phygelius (Cape Fuchsia)
Rubus
Salvia
Saponaria (Soapwort)
Silene
Stachy (Lamb’s Ear)

Annuals

Butterfly Weed (Asclepias)
Cigar Flower (Cuphea)
Delphinium
Four’O‘Clocks (Mirabilis)
Kalachoe
Kangaroo Paw (Angiozanthos)
Lady’s Eardrops (Fuchsia)
Mexican Sunflower (Tithonia)
Million Bells (Calibrachoa)
Monkey Flower (Mimulus)
Salvia
Snapdragon
Zinnia

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