Butterfly Bush

I attract butterflies and other pollinators who drink my nectar from summer to fall.  I am originally from China, but have made my home here!
A Vivid Purple Butterfly Bush Flower in Bloom.jpg

Butterfly Books

  • Seniorita Mariposa by Ben Gundermsheimer (author) and Marcos Almada Rivero (illustrator)
  • The Girl Who Drew Butterflies by Joyce Sidman (author) 
  • A Butterfly is Patient by Dianna Hutts Aston (author) and Sylva Long (illustrator)

How Many Kinds of Butterflies Can You Find?

There are so many different kinds of butterflies that you can find in our Gardens. You can use the Butterfly Atlas to see which ones you can find.