Plants and Flowers to Attract Hummingbirds

Love hummingbirds? Attract them to your backyard with our recommendations on plants and flowers that attract hummingbirds and gardening tips and tricks from our experts.

Top 10 Red Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds

Give your garden a bold new look with gorgeous red flowers that hummingbirds will love.

Grow Mexican Bush Sage for Butterflies and Hummingbirds

Plant Mexican sage in southern butterfly gardens for silvery foliage and fuzzy purple and white blooms. Grow this nectar-rich salvia...


Cardinal Flower Attracts Butterflies and Hummingbirds

Cardinal flower is a great perennial for a butterfly garden with moist soil. Watch hummingbirds flock to this native plant’s...


Lungwort Plants Are a Breath of Fresh Air

Learn why lungwort plants are such a good match for hummingbirds, how and where to grow lungwort, and which cultivars...


16 Long-Blooming Flowers for Attracting Butterflies and Hummingbirds

Fill your garden with colorful, nectar-rich flowers that will attract butterflies and hummingbirds from summer into fall.

What Plants Do Hummingbirds Love Most?

Readers say these nectar-filled flowers are super popular among their tiny winged guests. Find out what flowers hummingbirds flock to...


Top 10 Purple Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds

Hummingbirds register the color red very well, which is why they are drawn to bright red flowers. But hummingbirds are...

Top 10 Colorful Flowers Hummingbirds Love

Hummingbirds flock to blooms in every color of the rainbow. Turn your garden into a hummingbird haven with flowers such...


Top 10 Annual Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds

These easy-to-grow annuals are filled with the sweet stuff hummingbirds and butterflies can’t resist.


Do Hostas Attract Hummingbirds?

Hummingbirds and hostas are both treasured by gardeners. See why they go well together.


Top 10 Tube-Shaped Flowers That Attract Hummingbirds

Plant these colorful tube-shaped flowers and watch hummingbirds flock to your garden.

Plant Cypress Vine for Hummingbirds and Butterflies

The feathery foliage of cypress vine sets off the tiny star-shaped flowers, which attract butterflies and hummingbirds to the garden.


Attract Butterflies with Stokes’ Aster

The large flower heads of native Stokes' Aster will attract butterflies and hummingbirds to your garden.


Attract Hummingbirds with SunHosta

Up north, hosta is found in every garden, where the blooms attract hummingbirds. Now there's a hosta for the deep...


Top 10 Vines For Hummingbirds

Attract hummingbirds from the ground up with a few of their favorite flowering vines.


Drought Tolerant Penstemon Are a Hummingbird Favorite

The beautiful, flowering spikes of drought tolerant penstemon transform the garden in spring and summer, attracting hummingbirds from near and...

Top 10 Shade Tolerant Coral Bells

Discover why these fabulous shade tolerant beauties are some of the best-kept secrets in the garden. You’re going to wonder...


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...


Top 10 Award-Winning Hummingbird Flowers

You’re sure to lure lively hummers to your backyard with this list of award-winning hummingbird flowers courtesy of All-America Selections.


Using Nectar Flowers to Attract Hummingbirds

The best flowers to attract hummingbirds are rich with nectar - here's how to build a nectar-filled garden in your...


Top 10 Summer Flowering Shrubs

Attract hummingbirds and butterflies with these summer flowering shrubs that provide a robust nectar source in your own backyard.


DIY Container Garden for Hummingbirds

Learn how to plant a container garden to attract hummingbirds to your backyard.


Late Summer and Fall Nectar Plants to Add to Your Garden

When planning a flower garden, make sure you include several of these great nectar plants that bloom their best in...


Giant Hyssop for Butterflies and Hummingbirds

Planning your butterfly and hummingbird garden? Be sure to include some Giant Hyssop species, the common name for Agastache (ah-guh-STAH-kee).

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