The Q&A Archives: Butterflys

Question: I would like to know, which flower(s) Butterflys like the most. My garden looks boring and bland without them.

Answer: Butterflies like a wide variety of flowers, but some to try might include annuals such as zinnias, sweet alyssum, cleome, cosmos, marigolds, verbena and lantana, perennials such as purple coneflower (Echinacea purpurea), black eyed Susan (Rudbeckia), Asclepias, Sedum, Phlox, and Nepeta as well as shrubs such as butterfly bush (Buddleia).

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