Birds & Blooms
What blooms are the best butterfly magnets?
Readers share their go-to flowers for attracting fluttering pollinators.
I have an herb garden outside my kitchen window that includes Joe Pye weed. Last summer, eastern tiger swallowtails visited it on a daily basis. Lyn Cosby ATLANTA, GEORGIA is the place to watch every year for pollinators, including butterflies.
Anne Veldhuisen MARSHALL, MINNESOTA
I have photographed long-tailed skippers, monarchs, moths,
giant swallowtails, cloudless sulphurs and gulf fritillaries getting nectar from my orange and yellow lantana flowers.
Becky A. Litke PANAMA CITY, FLORIDA