I would love to have my whole yard, or at least my backyard, full of plants/bushes that attract butterflies for my grandchildren's enjoyment, and mine, when they are visiting. What are the best butterfly attracting plants for the south?
There are two great bushes for butterflies and bees. One is Buddleiha(butterfly bush), the other is Abelia, it blooms from spring to fall, great for putting near orchards. Also a great plant is asclepia tuberosa(butterfly weed).Hybiscus is another good one because it's alwys in bloom.
What are the best plants to grow in pots, in a container garden?Some people only have room to grow plants in pots and containers. Do you have suggestions for growing plants in pots and containers, favorites, etc?
Do you get any caterpillars in your garden, and if so, what kind?I love to do butterfly gardening, and one big part of that is attracting butterflies to lay their eggs on on host plants. Do you find that you get...