Marin Master Gardeners
University of California
Marin Master Gardeners

Wildlife Value

Below is a list of plants categorized by various animals which they attract.

Attracts Beneficial Insects

   Achillea 'Moonshine'
Yarrow

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Achillea millefolium 'Rosea'
Yarrow

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Agastache 'Apricot Sunset'
None

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Agastache 'Blue Fortune'
Anise Hyssop

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Antirrhinum multiflorum 'Rose Snapdragon'
Rose Snapdragon

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Hummingbirds
   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Howard McMinn'
Howard McMinn Manzanita

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Dr. Hurd Manzanita Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Arctostaphylos pajaroensis 'Paradise'
Paradise Manzanita

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Plant

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Butterfly Larval Host Plant
   Ceanothus 'Concha'
California Lilac 'Concha'

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Ceanothus 'Julia Phelps'
Julia Phelps California Lilac

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise'
Tickseed

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Cuphea llavea
Bat-faced Cuphea

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Hummingbirds
   Daphne odora 'Aureo-marginata'
Winter Daphne

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Dendromecon harfordii
Island Bush Poppy

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Echinacea purpurea 'Big Sky Series'
Coneflower

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Eriogonum grande rubescens
Red Buckwheat

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Eschscholzia californica
California Poppy

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Feijoa sellowiana
Pineapple Guava

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Fremontodendron californicum 'Pacific Sunset'
Pacific Sunset Flannel Bush

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Garrya elliptica 'James Roof'
Coast Silk Tassel

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Gaura lindheimeri
Wand Flower/ Butterfly Gaura

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Geranium sanguineum
Bloody Cranesbill

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Heteromeles arbutifolia
Toyon/Christmas Berry

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Lagerstroemia indica
Crape Myrtle

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Lantana montevidensis 'New Gold'
New Gold Trailing Lantana

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Lavandula
Lavender

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Lavatera maritima
Lavatera/Tree Mallow

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Lupinus albifrons
Silver Bush Lupine

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Mahonia repens
Creeping Mahonia

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Mimulus aurantiacus
Sticky Monkey Flower

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Monardella villosa 'Russian River'
Coyote Mint

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Nepeta racemosa 'Walkers Low'
Catmint

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Origanum rotundifolium 'Kent Beauty'
Ornamental oregano

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Penstemon heterophyllus 'Margarita BOP'
Blue Bedder/Foothills Penstemon

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Perovskia atriplicifolia
Russian Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Rhamnus californica
Ca. Coffee Berry

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Ribes sanguineum glutinosum
Pink - Flowered Current

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Black-Eyed Susan

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Salvia clevelandii 'Winifred Gilman'
Charparral Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia greggii
Autumn Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia leucantha
Mexican Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia nemorosa 'May Night'
Meadow Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Salvia sclarea
Clary/Muscatel Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Salvia spathacea
Hummingbird Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Tagetes lemmonii
Mexican Bush Marigold/Lemon scented marigold

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Teucrium chamaedrys
Wall Germander

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Vitex agnus-castus
Lilac Chaste Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Zauschneria californica 'Bert's Bluff'
California Fuchsia

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds

Bees

   Achillea 'Moonshine'
Yarrow

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Alyogyne huegelii
Blue Hibiscus

Bees
   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Emerald Carpet'
Emerald Carpet Manzanita

Bees
   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Howard McMinn'
Howard McMinn Manzanita

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Dr. Hurd Manzanita Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Arctostaphylos pajaroensis 'Paradise'
Paradise Manzanita

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Arctostaphylos uva-ursi
Bearberry

Bees
   Berberis thunbergii-atropurpurea 'Nana'
Dwarf Japanese Barberry

Bees
   Bougainvillea 'Rosenka'
Rosenka Bougainvillea

Bees
   Carpenteria californica
Bush Anemone

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Caryopteris x clandonensis
Blue Spirea/Bluebeard

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Ceanothus 'Concha'
California Lilac 'Concha'

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Ceanothus 'Julia Phelps'
Julia Phelps California Lilac

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Ceanothus griseus horizontalis 'Yankee Point'
Yankee Pt. California Lilac

Bees
   Ceanothus griseus horizontalis (Carmel Creeper California Lilac)
Carmel Creeper California Lilac

Bees
   Cercis occidentalis (Shrub)
Western Redbud

Bees, Bird Habitat
   Choisya ternate
Mexican Orange

Bees
   Cistus skanbergii
Pink Rockrose

Bees
   Clivia miniata
Kaffir Lily

Bees
   Clytostoma callistegioides
Lavender Trumpet Vine

Bees
   Coleonema pulchrum 'Sunset Gold'
Golden Breath of Heaven

Bees
   Convolvulus cneorum
Bush Morning Glory

Bees
   Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'
Varigated Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'

Bees, Hummingbirds
   Correa pulchella
Pink Australian Fuschia

Bees, Hummingbirds
   Daphne odora 'Aureo-marginata'
Winter Daphne

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Datura metel 'Belle Blanche'
Devil's Trumpet

Bees
   Dendromecon harfordii
Island Bush Poppy

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Echinacea purpurea 'Big Sky Series'
Coneflower

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Eschscholzia californica
California Poppy

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Feijoa sellowiana
Pineapple Guava

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Fragaria chiloensis
Ornamental Strawberry

Bees, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Fremontodendron californicum 'Pacific Sunset'
Pacific Sunset Flannel Bush

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Garrya elliptica 'James Roof'
Coast Silk Tassel

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Gaura lindheimeri
Wand Flower/ Butterfly Gaura

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Gazania rigens 'Gold Sun'
Creeping Gazania/Treasure Flower

Bees
   Geranium incanum
Cranesbill Geranium

Bees
   Hardenbergia comptoniana
Lilac Vine

Bees
   Hardenbergia violacea rosea
Coral Pea Vine

Bees
   Helleborus x hybridus
Christmas/Lenten Rose

Bees
   Hemerocallis Varieties
Daylily

Bees
   Hypericum moserianum
St John's Wort/Gold Flower

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Iris douglasiana
Pacific Coast Iris

Bees
   Lagerstroemia indica
Crape Myrtle

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Lantana camara
Lantana

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Lantana montevidensis 'New Gold'
New Gold Trailing Lantana

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Lavandula
Lavender

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Lavatera maritima
Lavatera/Tree Mallow

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Limonium sinuatum
Statice/Sea Lavender

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Lupinus albifrons
Silver Bush Lupine

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Mahonia repens
Creeping Mahonia

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Mimulus aurantiacus
Sticky Monkey Flower

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Monardella villosa 'Russian River'
Coyote Mint

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Nepeta racemosa 'Walkers Low'
Catmint

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Nerium oleander
Oleander

Bees, Bird Habitat
   Origanum rotundifolium 'Kent Beauty'
Ornamental oregano

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Osteospermum 'Sparkler'
African Daisy

Bees
   Penstemon heterophyllus 'Margarita BOP'
Blue Bedder/Foothills Penstemon

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Perovskia atriplicifolia
Russian Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Phlomis fruticosa
Jerusalem Sage

Bees, Hummingbirds
   Pittosporum crassifolium 'Nana'
Karo Pittosporum

Bees
   Rhamnus alaternus 'Variegata'
Varigated Italian Buckthorn

Bees, Bird Habitat
   Rhamnus californica
Ca. Coffee Berry

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Ribes sanguineum glutinosum
Pink - Flowered Current

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees
   Rosmarinus officinalis 'Huntington Carpet'
Huntington Carpet Rosemary

Bees
   Rubus calycinoides 'Emerald Carpet'
Creeping Rasberry

Bees, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Black-Eyed Susan

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Salvia apiana
White Sage

Bees
   Salvia clevelandii 'Winifred Gilman'
Charparral Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia greggii
Autumn Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia leucantha
Mexican Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia nemorosa 'May Night'
Meadow Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Salvia sclarea
Clary/Muscatel Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Salvia spathacea
Hummingbird Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Tagetes lemmonii
Mexican Bush Marigold/Lemon scented marigold

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Teucrium chamaedrys
Wall Germander

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Teucrium fruticans 'Azurea'
Bush Germander 'Azurea'

Bees
   Thymus praecox arcticus
Creeping Thyme

Bees
   Verbena tenuisecta 'Edith'
Edith Verbenan

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Vitex agnus-castus
Lilac Chaste Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Wisteria sinensis
Chinese wisteria

Bees
   Zauschneria californica 'Bert's Bluff'
California Fuchsia

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds

Bird Habitat

   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Howard McMinn'
Howard McMinn Manzanita

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Dr. Hurd Manzanita Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Ceanothus 'Concha'
California Lilac 'Concha'

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Ceanothus 'Julia Phelps'
Julia Phelps California Lilac

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Cercis occidentalis (Shrub)
Western Redbud

Bees, Bird Habitat
   Cercis occidentalis (Tree)
Western Redbud

Bird Habitat, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Cotinus coggygria
Smoke Tree, ’Royal Purple’

Bird Habitat
   Cupressus sempervirens 'Stricta'
Italian Cypress

Bird Habitat
   Feijoa sellowiana
Pineapple Guava

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Garrya elliptica 'James Roof'
Coast Silk Tassel

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Lagerstroemia indica
Crape Myrtle

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Nerium oleander
Oleander

Bees, Bird Habitat
   Olea europaea
Olive,’ Majestic Beauty’

Bird Habitat
   Prunus cerasifera
Cherry Plum, Flowering Plum

Bird Habitat
   Pyrus calleryana
Bradford Pear Tree

Bird Habitat
   Quercus suber
Cork Oak

Bird Habitat
   Rhamnus alaternus 'Variegata'
Varigated Italian Buckthorn

Bees, Bird Habitat
   Rhamnus californica
Ca. Coffee Berry

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat
   Vitex agnus-castus
Lilac Chaste Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar

   Achillea 'Moonshine'
Yarrow

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Achillea millefolium 'Rosea'
Yarrow

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Agastache 'Apricot Sunset'
None

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Agastache 'Blue Fortune'
Anise Hyssop

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Dr. Hurd Manzanita Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Arctotis stoechadifolia
African Daisy

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Plant

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Butterfly Larval Host Plant
   Carpenteria californica
Bush Anemone

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Caryopteris x clandonensis
Blue Spirea/Bluebeard

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Coreopsis grandiflora 'Early Sunrise'
Tickseed

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Dudleya ‘Britonni’
Chalk Dudleya

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Echeveria ‘Afterglow’
Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Echeveria ‘Perle von Nuremberg’
Hens and Chicks

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Echinacea purpurea 'Big Sky Series'
Coneflower

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Eriogonum grande rubescens
Red Buckwheat

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Euphorbia characias wulfenii
Spurge

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Feijoa sellowiana
Pineapple Guava

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Fremontodendron californicum 'Pacific Sunset'
Pacific Sunset Flannel Bush

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Geranium sanguineum
Bloody Cranesbill

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Hypericum moserianum
St John's Wort/Gold Flower

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Lantana camara
Lantana

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Lantana montevidensis 'New Gold'
New Gold Trailing Lantana

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Lavandula
Lavender

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Lavatera maritima
Lavatera/Tree Mallow

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Limonium sinuatum
Statice/Sea Lavender

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Lupinus albifrons
Silver Bush Lupine

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Monardella villosa 'Russian River'
Coyote Mint

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Nepeta racemosa 'Walkers Low'
Catmint

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Perovskia atriplicifolia
Russian Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Rudbeckia fulgida 'Goldsturm'
Black-Eyed Susan

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Salvia nemorosa 'May Night'
Meadow Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Salvia sclarea
Clary/Muscatel Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Sedum makinoi ‘Ogon’
Golden Japanese Sedum, Golden Makino Sedum

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Sedum spurium ‘Tricolor’
Tricolor Two Row Stonecrop

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Tagetes lemmonii
Mexican Bush Marigold/Lemon scented marigold

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Teucrium chamaedrys
Wall Germander

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Verbena tenuisecta 'Edith'
Edith Verbenan

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar
   Vitex agnus-castus
Lilac Chaste Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Yucca filamentosa ‘Color Guard’
Adam’s Needle

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds

Butterfly Larval Host Plant

   Aloe striata
Coral Aloe

Butterfly Larval Host Plant, Hummingbirds
   Asclepias tuberosa
Butterfly Plant

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Butterfly Larval Host Plant

Deer Magnet

   Rosa 'Cecile Brunner'
Cecile Brunner Rose/Sweetheart Rose/Mignon

Deer Magnet
   Rosa banksiae
Lady Banks Rose

Deer Magnet

Hummingbirds

   Agastache 'Apricot Sunset'
None

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Agastache 'Blue Fortune'
Anise Hyssop

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Agave ‘Victoriae Reginae’
Queen Victoria’s Agave

Hummingbirds
   Aloe plicatilis
Fan Aloe

Hummingbirds
   Aloe striata
Coral Aloe

Butterfly Larval Host Plant, Hummingbirds
   Antirrhinum multiflorum 'Rose Snapdragon'
Rose Snapdragon

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Hummingbirds
   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Howard McMinn'
Howard McMinn Manzanita

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Arctostaphylos pajaroensis 'Paradise'
Paradise Manzanita

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'
Varigated Correa 'Wyn's Wonder'

Bees, Hummingbirds
   Correa pulchella
Pink Australian Fuschia

Bees, Hummingbirds
   Cuphea llavea
Bat-faced Cuphea

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Hummingbirds
   Dudleya ‘Britonni’
Chalk Dudleya

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Echeveria ‘Afterglow’
Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Feijoa sellowiana
Pineapple Guava

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Heteromeles arbutifolia
Toyon/Christmas Berry

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Lantana camara
Lantana

Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Lantana montevidensis 'New Gold'
New Gold Trailing Lantana

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Mimulus aurantiacus
Sticky Monkey Flower

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Penstemon heterophyllus 'Margarita BOP'
Blue Bedder/Foothills Penstemon

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Perovskia atriplicifolia
Russian Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Phlomis fruticosa
Jerusalem Sage

Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia clevelandii 'Winifred Gilman'
Charparral Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia greggii
Autumn Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia leucantha
Mexican Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Salvia nemorosa 'May Night'
Meadow Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Salvia sclarea
Clary/Muscatel Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Salvia spathacea
Hummingbird Sage

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds
   Vitex agnus-castus
Lilac Chaste Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Yucca filamentosa ‘Color Guard’
Adam’s Needle

Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Hummingbirds
   Zauschneria californica 'Bert's Bluff'
California Fuchsia

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds

Seed and Fruit for Birds

   Arctostaphylos densiflora 'Howard McMinn'
Howard McMinn Manzanita

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Arctostaphylos manzanita 'Dr. Hurd'
Dr. Hurd Manzanita Tree

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Carex divulsa (formerly c. tumicola)
Berkeley Sedge

Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Carex Testacea
Orange New Zealand Sedge

Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Cercis occidentalis (Tree)
Western Redbud

Bird Habitat, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Chionochloa flavicans Zotov
Snow Tussock, Toetoe

Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Chondropetalum tectorum
Cape Rush

Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Echinacea purpurea 'Big Sky Series'
Coneflower

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Eriogonum grande rubescens
Red Buckwheat

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Butterfly & Other Insect Nectar, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Fragaria chiloensis
Ornamental Strawberry

Bees, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Garrya elliptica 'James Roof'
Coast Silk Tassel

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Bird Habitat, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Heteromeles arbutifolia
Toyon/Christmas Berry

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Mahonia repens
Creeping Mahonia

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Muhlenbergia capillaris
Pink Muhly Grass, Pink Hair Grass, Purple Muhly

Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Penstemon heterophyllus 'Margarita BOP'
Blue Bedder/Foothills Penstemon

Attracts Beneficial Insects, Bees, Hummingbirds, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Rubus calycinoides 'Emerald Carpet'
Creeping Rasberry

Bees, Seed and Fruit for Birds
   Stipa ramosissima
Pillar of Smoke

Seed and Fruit for Birds

Top of page

Webmaster Email: banielsen@ucanr.edu