Plants for Pollinators

BOTANICAL NAMECOMMON NAMEHONEY BEEBUTTERFLYHUMMINGBIRDOTHER BEES
Acer sp.MapleYesYes
Achillea sp.YarrowYesYesYes
Agastache sp.HyssopYesYesYesYes
Agave parryi & neomexicaAgaveYesYesYes
Alcea sp.HollyhockYesYesYesYes
Allium, sp.Onion, Garlic, ChivesYesYesYes
Amelanchier sp.ServiceberryYesYes
Amorpha fruticosaFalse Indigo, LeadplantYesYesYes
Antheum graveolensDillYesYesYes
Antirrhinum majusSnapdragonYesYes
Aquilegia sp.ColumbineYesYesYesYes
Arctostaphylos sp.Manzanita, KinnikinnickYesYesYes
Asclepias sp.Butterfly WeedYesYesYesYes
Aster sp.AstersYesYesYes
Astilbe sp.AstilbeYes
Baptisia australisWild IndigoYesYes
Berberis sp.BarberryYesYes
Borago officinalisBorageYesYes
Buddleia sp.Butterfly BushYesYesYesYes
Calendula officinalisPot MarigoldYesYes
Campanula sp.BellflowerYesYes
Campsis radicansTrumpet VineYesYesYes
CaraganaPea ShrubYesYesYes
Caryopteris x clandonensisBlue Mist SpireaYesYesYes
Catilleja integraIndian PaintbrushYes
Catalpa speciosaWestern CatalpaYesYesYes
Cercis sp.RedbudYesYesYesYes
Ceanothus fendleriFendler’s BuckbrushYesYesYesYes
Celtis occidentalisHackberryYesYes
Centranthus ruberRed ValerianYesYes
Ceratostigma plumbaginoidesPlumbagoYesYes
Chamaebatiaria millefoliumFernbushYesYes
Chamomile sp.ChamomileYesYes
Chilopsis linearisDesert WillowYesYesYes
Chrysothamnus sp.RabbitbrushYesYesYes
Clematis ternifloraSweet Autumn ClematisYesYesYes
Clematis virginianaWestern Virgin’s BowerYesYesYes
Cleome serrulataRocky Mountain Bee PlantYesYesYesYes
Cleome spinosaSpider FlowerYesYesYesYes
Cosmos bipinnatusCosmosYesYesYes
Craetagus sp.HawthornYesYesYesYes
Dalea purpureaPurple Prairie CloverYesYes
Datura meteloidesAngels Trumpet/JimsonweedYes(Moth)Yes
(Delphinium) ConsolidaLarkspurYesYesYes
Dianthus sp.Sweet WilliamYesYesYesYes
Dictamnus sp.Gas PlantYesYesYes
Digitalis sp.FoxgloveYesYesYes
Echinacea sp.ConeflowerYesYesYes
Echinocereus triglochidiatusClaret Cup CactusYesYesYes
Erigeron sp.FleabaneYesYesYes
Eriogonum sp.Buckwheat, Sulphur FlowerYesYesYes
Eryngium sp.Sea HollyYesYes
Eupatorium sp.Joe-Pye WeedYesYesYes
Euphorbia sp.SpurgeYesYes
Fallugia paradoxaApache PlumeYes
Foeniculum vulgareFennelYesYesYes
Gaillardia sp.BlanketflowerYesYesYes
Geranium sp.Perennial Geranium/CranesbillYesYesYes
Gaura lindheimeriWhirling ButterfliesYesYesYes
Gleditsia triancanthosHoney LocustYesYes
Grindelia squarrosaGum PlantYesYes
Gutierrezia sp.SnakeweedYesYes
Helenium sp.SneezeweedYesYes
Helleborus sp.Hellebore/Lenten RoseYesYes
Helianthus, Heleopsis sp.SunflowerYesYesYes
Hemerocallis sp.DaylilyYesYesYes (if red)Yes
Hesperloe parvifloraRed YuccaYes
Heuchera sanguineaCoral BellsYes
Hibiscus syriacusRose of SharonYesYesYesYes
Holodiscus dumosisRock SpireaYesYesYes
Humulus sp.Hop VinesYesYes
Hymenoxys sp.Perky SueYesYesYes
Hyssopus officinalisHyssopYesYes
Ipomopsis aggregataScarlet GiliaYes
Kniphofia sp.Red Hot PokerYes
Lamium sp.Dead Nettle, White NancyYesYes
LantanaLantanaYesYesYes
Lavandula sp.LavenderYesYesYes
Liatris sp.Blazing StarYesYesYesYes
Linum sp.Blue Flax, Yellow FlaxYesYesYes
Lobelia cardinalisCardinal FlowerYesYesYesYes
Lonicera sp.HoneysuckleYesYesYesYes
LupineLupineYesYes
Mahonia sp.Oregon Grape HollyYesYes
Malus sp.Apple, CrabappleYesYes
Marrubium vulgareHorehoundYesYes
Mentha sp.MintYesYes
Monarda sp.BeebalmYesYesYes (If Red)Yes
Narcissus sp.DaffodilYesYes
Nasturtium sp.NasturtiumYesYes
Nepeta sp.Catnip, CatmintYesYes
Origanum sp.OreganoYesYes
Penstemon sp.PenstemonsYesYesYes (if Red)Yes
Perovskia atriplicifoliaRussian SageYesYesYes
Philadelphus sp.Mock OrangeYesYesYes
Phlox sp.PhloxYesYesYes
Prunella vulgarisSelfhealYesYes
Physocarpus spNinebarkYesYes
Prunus sp.Cherry, Plum, Peach, Apricot, etc.YesYes
Pulmonaria sp.LungwortYes
PulsatillaPasque FlowerYesYes
Ratibida columniferaMexican HatYesYesYes
Rhus sp.SumacYesYesYes
Ribes sp.CurrantYesYesYesYes
Robinia sp.LocustYesYesYes
Rosa sp.RoseYesYes
Rosmarinus sp.RosemaryYesYes
Rubus sp.RaspberryYesYesYes
Rudbeckia spRudbeckiaYesYesYes
Ruta graveolensRueYesYes
Salix sp.WillowYesYesYes
Salvia sp.SageYesYesYes
Satureja montanaWinter SavoryYesYes
Sambucus sp.ElderberryYesYes
Sedum sp.SedumYesYesYes
Scabiosa sp.Pincushion FlowerYesYes
Scilla sibericaSquillYesYes
Scrophularia macranthaRed Birds in a TreeYesYesYes
Silene sp.CatchflyYesYesYes
Silphium laciniatumCompass PlantYesYes
Solidago sp.GoldenrodYesYesYes
Spirea sp.SpireaYesYesYesYes
Stachys byzantinaLamb’s EarYesYes
Symphocarpus sp.SnowberryYesYes
SyringaLilacYesYesYes
Thymus sp.ThymeYesYes
Tilia cordataLittleleaf LindenYesYes
Tithonia rotundifoliaMexican SunflowerYesYesYesYes
TradescantiaSpiderwortYesYes
Tulip asp.TulipYesYes
Verbena sp.VerbenaYesYesYes
Veronica sp.SpeedwellYesYes
Viburnum sp.ViburnumYesYesYes
Viola sp.VioletYesYes
Wisteria sp.WisteriaYesYesYes
Zauschneria sp.Humingbird FlowerYesYesYes
ZinniaZinniaYesYesYes