Home Prairie and Wetland Center
16245 South Hwy. 71
Belton, MO 64012
Tel: (816) 331-9738
Fax: (816) 331-9739
Hummingbird Garden

Hummingbird Garden

Hummingbirds, like butterflies, are attracted to color and nectar-rich flowers. Unlike butterflies, hummingbirds prefer tubular-shaped flowers. Mass colorful flowers for irresistable hummingbird appeal--and the flowers don't have to be red!

Blue Sage
Blue Sage
Salvia azurea
Blue Lobelia
Blue Lobelia
Lobelia siphilitica
Cardinal Flower
Cardinal Flower
Lobelia cardinalis
Columbine
Columbine
Aquilegia canadensis
Fire Pink
Fire Pink
Silene virginica
Indian Pink
Indian Pink
Spigelia marilandica
Bee Balm
Bee Balm
Monarda bradburiana
Copper Iris
Copper Iris
Iris fulva
Prairie Blazing Star
Prairie Blazing Star
Liatris pycnostachya
Prairie Beard Tongue
Prairie Beard Tongue
Penstemon tubaeflorus
Purple Beard Tongue
Purple Beard Tongue
Penstemon cobaea
Red Buckeye
Red Buckeye
Aesculus pavia
Tall Larkspur
Tall Larkspur
Delphinium exaltatum
Trumpet Creeper
Trumpet Creeper
Campsis radicans
Witch Hazel
Witch Hazel
Hamamelis virginiana
Yellow Honeysuckle
Yellow Honeysuckle
Lonicera flava