Top 10 Hummingbird Flowers and Plants

We have a great plant recommendation in every color. Take a look at these nectar-rich hummingbird flowers and plants in a rainbow of gorgeous colors.

If you know anything about hummingbirds, it’s probably the fact that they can’t resist red. After all, there’s a reason hummer fans fill their gardens with crimson blooms and hang sugar-water feeders splashed with scarlet. But red isn’t the only hue that attracts them. Take a look at these nectar-rich hummingbird flowers in a rainbow of gorgeous colors (including one outstanding red choice). You might just find a new favorite!

Green - Flowering tobacco

Nicotiana spp., annual

Often flying under the radar, this might be one of the best-kept secrets among hummingbird plants. Yes, it is an annual, but once gardeners discover the power of this flower, they eagerly plant it again and again. You can find it in a whole spectrum of colors, including pink, white, red, lavender and the Lime Green cultivar pictured here.

Bonus tip: While it varies by cultivar, this plant is also known for its fragrance. If you like sweet-smelling blooms in the evening, make sure you pick a variety like the white-flowering Fragrant Cloud.

Scroll or click below to see others

Trackbacks

Add a Comment

From Our Community

Change of Seasons….reminder to take your April 1st picture

Yup...tis time to take our monthly pictures again.....I am guessing there will be quite a change for some of you since March 1st.  Charlene
Read more >

VSR Sunday March 29th/15

Good Sunday morning everyone. The fire is roaring and the room is toasty warm. There are fresh tea biscuits and english muffins waiting for you. A selection of…
Read more >