Wildflowers For Attracting Pollinators

Wildflowers For Attracting Pollinators

Attract and support pollinators by planting vital wildflowers

Many gardeners are enthusiastically doing their part to support declining pollinator populations by planting nectar-rich wildflowers and host plants, in efforts to provide food and habitat. You can help feed your favorite butterflies, bees, hummingbirds and more by choosing to plant varieties attractive to pollinators. From our popular Pollinator Habitat Collection to our Monarch Perennial Seed Collection and our exclusive Regional Pollinator Mixtures, we make it easy to do good through gardening. All the seed we carry at American Meadows is Non-GMO, Neonicotinoid-Free and Guaranteed to Grow!

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  1. White Turtlehead Seeds, Chelone glabra, Turtlehead

    Turtlehead is an easy-to-grow beauty that boasts dense spikes of pure white flowers on richly-green foliage. This native plant plays a vital role in nature – It acts as a host plan...

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    Turtlehead Seeds Turtlehead Chelone glabra
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    Turtlehead is an easy-to-grow beauty that boasts dense spikes of pure white flowers on richly-green foliage. This native plant plays a vital role in nature – It acts as a host plant for several butterfly variety’s larvae and its nectar attracts winged wildlife. Perennial.
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  2. White Whorled Milkweed Seeds, Asclepias verticillata, Whorled Milkweed

    Native to the Midwest, Whorled Milkweed (Asclepias verticillata) grows almost anywhere and is a pollinator magnet, providing nectar to all bee varieties, hummingbirds, butterflies an...

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    Whorled Milkweed Seeds Whorled Milkweed Asclepias verticillata
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    Native to the Midwest, Whorled Milkweed (Asclepias verticillata) grows almost anywhere and is a pollinator magnet, providing nectar to all bee varieties, hummingbirds, butterflies and much more. This perennial wildflower blooms a brilliant shade of white, almost light green, in the summer months. Extremely easy to grow, we recommend thinning plants at the end of each season to prevent aggressive spreading.
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  3. Showy Milkweed Seeds, Asclepias speciosa

    Similar to Common Milkweed in looks, Showy Milkweed has soft, pastel pink flower clusters with longer petals. This sun-loving asclepias grows well in dry, fast-draining soil and requ...

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    Showy Milkweed Seeds Showy Milkweed Asclepias speciosa
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    Similar to Common Milkweed in looks, Showy Milkweed has soft, pastel pink flower clusters with longer petals. This sun-loving asclepias grows well in dry, fast-draining soil and requires little supplemental water once established. A prolific and important nectar source for Monarch butterflies, bees, and other beneficial bugs. Re-seeds readily. (Asclepias speciosa)
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  4. Spotted Bee Balm, Monarda punctata

    This native beauty boasts pale yellow blooms with purple spots. Also known as Spotted Bee Balm and Horsemint, this Monarda has a lovely thyme scent and has been used in teas and for ...

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    Spotted Bee Balm Seeds Spotted Bee Balm, Horsemint Monarda punctata
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    This native beauty boasts pale yellow blooms with purple spots. Also known as Spotted Bee Balm and Horsemint, this Monarda has a lovely thyme scent and has been used in teas and for other medicinal purposes. Spotted Bee Balm is drought tolerant and thrives in dry, sandy conditions, requiring little water and upkeep. Growing to be 40” tall, this Bee Balm attracts an abundance of pollinators to the summer garden or meadow. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial.
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  5. False Aster Seeds, Boltonia asteroides

    False Aster is a prolific bloomer, providing hundreds of small, white blooms on each plant from late summer until frost. This native wildflower is also an important source of pollen ...

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    False Aster Seeds False Aster Boltonia asteroides
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    False Aster is a prolific bloomer, providing hundreds of small, white blooms on each plant from late summer until frost. This native wildflower is also an important source of pollen for butterflies, bees, wasps and more. False Aster tolerates moist to wet soil, making it a great choice for a rain garden. (Perennial)
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  6. Bradbury's Bee Balm Seeds, Monarda bradburiana

    Bradbury’s Monarda is a versatile, compact prairie plant, making it the perfect choice for almost any garden or meadow. This easy-to-grow native wildflower tolerates both sun and s...

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    Bradbury's Bee Balm Seeds Bradbury's Bee Balm, Eastern Bee Balm Monarda bradburiana
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    Bradbury’s Monarda is a versatile, compact prairie plant, making it the perfect choice for almost any garden or meadow. This easy-to-grow native wildflower tolerates both sun and shade and average soil. The light pink blooms have a lovely minty fragrance and will attract a variety of bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds to the mid-season garden. (Perennial)
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  7. Giant Ironweed, Vernonia gigantea

    Giant Ironweed is a versatile perennial, growing in dry to moist soils from prairies to roadsides and woodlands. This native perennial provides food for birds, a nesting environment ...

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    Giant Ironweed Seeds Giant Ironweed Vernonia gigantea
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    Giant Ironweed is a versatile perennial, growing in dry to moist soils from prairies to roadsides and woodlands. This native perennial provides food for birds, a nesting environment for woodcocks and its prolific purple blooms attract a variety of pollinators. This vibrant perennial grows to be 9’ tall and blooms from July to September, multiplying steadily each year. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial
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  8. White Vervain, Verbena urticifolia

    White Vervain adds gorgeous texture to meadows with its single stemmed, white flower spikes. The nectar and pollen of this native wildflower attracts a variety of bees, butterflies a...

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    White Vervain Seeds White Vervain Verbena urticifolia
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    White Vervain adds gorgeous texture to meadows with its single stemmed, white flower spikes. The nectar and pollen of this native wildflower attracts a variety of bees, butterflies and wasps. White Vervain prefers partial shade and moist, fertile conditions, growing up to 5’ tall. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial.
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  9. Compass Plant, Silphium laciniatum

    This native wildflower’s seed provides vital food for the birds and it attracts a variety of native pollinators with its nectar. Compass Plant prefers full sun and can grow up to 1...

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    Compass Plant Seeds Compass Plant Silphium laciniatum
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    This native wildflower’s seed provides vital food for the birds and it attracts a variety of native pollinators with its nectar. Compass Plant prefers full sun and can grow up to 10’ tall, making it the perfect choice for a larger prairie or meadow. The prolific yellow blooms illuminate the landscape in the summer months. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial.
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  10. Smooth Blue Aster, Aster laevis

    This elegant purple beauty is native to the U.S. and drought tolerant, thriving in dry areas including rocky ledges and meadows. Smooth Blue Aster prefers full sun and is a vital sou...

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    Smooth Blue Aster Seeds Smooth Blue Aster Aster laevis / Symphyotrichum laeve
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    This elegant purple beauty is native to the U.S. and drought tolerant, thriving in dry areas including rocky ledges and meadows. Smooth Blue Aster prefers full sun and is a vital source of nectar and pollen for a variety of pollinators, including butterflies and bees. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial.
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  11. White Heath Aster, Aster oblongifolius

    Daisy-like, white flowers provide vital nectar and pollen for butterflies and bees. Heath Aster is native to the United States and grows to be about 2’ tall, delighting with numero...

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    Heath Aster Seeds Heath Aster Aster oblongifolius / Symphyotrichum ericoides
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    Daisy-like, white flowers provide vital nectar and pollen for butterflies and bees. Heath Aster is native to the United States and grows to be about 2’ tall, delighting with numerous blooms in the late summer meadow. This easy-to-grow perennial is drought tolerant and thrives in dry, clay soil, preferring as much sun as possible. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial.
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  12. Lead Plant Seeds, Amorpha canescens, Photo Courtesy of Jennifer Bousselot

    Lead Plant is a shrub-like native wildflower, growing to be about 36” tall and topped by a purple mass of spiky flowers in the mid-summer. This versatile, low-maintenance wildflowe...

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    Lead Plant Seeds Lead Plant Amorpha canescens
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    Lead Plant is a shrub-like native wildflower, growing to be about 36” tall and topped by a purple mass of spiky flowers in the mid-summer. This versatile, low-maintenance wildflower withstands drought and helps prevent soil erosion. The showy flowers attract a variety of butterflies to the garden.
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  13. Yellow Zig Zag Goldenrod Seeds, Solidago flexicaulis, Zig Zag Goldenrod

    Zig Zag Goldenrod helps extend the life and eco-system of your garden through the fall with small, bright yellow flowers that attract butterflies and other pollinators. This easy-to-...

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    Zig Zag Goldenrod Seeds Zig Zag Goldenrod Solidago flexicaulis
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    Zig Zag Goldenrod helps extend the life and eco-system of your garden through the fall with small, bright yellow flowers that attract butterflies and other pollinators. This easy-to-grow native plant spreads readily and should be strategically planted where it can do so and not take over other plants. Deer resistant and shade tolerant. (Perennial)
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  14. Hoary Vervain, Verbena stricta

    Hoary Vervain is a drought tolerant perennial that boasts a long bloom time, often adding gorgeous purple flower spikes for up to six weeks in the late summer. This native variety’...

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    Hoary Vervain Seeds Hoary Vervain Verbena stricta
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    Hoary Vervain is a drought tolerant perennial that boasts a long bloom time, often adding gorgeous purple flower spikes for up to six weeks in the late summer. This native variety’s seeds provide vital nourishment for a variety of small animals and birds, making it a perfect choice for any sustainable planting. Hoary Vervain’s leaves are also a common larval host for the Common Buckeye Butterfly. This variety grows in full sun to part shade and is extremely easy to grow. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial.
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  15. Yellow Wild Golden Glow Seeds, Rudbeckia laciniata, Wild Golden Glow, Cut-leaved Coneflower, Cutleaf Coneflower, Green-headed Coneflower, Tall Coneflower

    Also known as Cutleaf Coneflower, this cheerful wildflower grows to be about 7 feet tall and makes a grand statement in the late season garden. Golden petals surround a green cone, c...

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    Wild Golden Glow Seeds Wild Golden Glow, Cut-leaved Coneflower, Cutleaf Coneflower, Green-headed Coneflower, Tall Coneflower Rudbeckia laciniata
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    Also known as Cutleaf Coneflower, this cheerful wildflower grows to be about 7 feet tall and makes a grand statement in the late season garden. Golden petals surround a green cone, creating a beautiful statement that also attracts winged wildlife. Perennial.
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  16. Purple Wild Petunia Seeds, Ruellia humilis, Wild Petunia

    Lovely, lavender blooms are funnel-shaped and bring colorful elegance to the summer garden. Wild Petunias drop their seed and spread quickly, returning year after year. Perennial....

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    Wild Petunia Seeds Wild Petunia Ruellia humilis
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    Lovely, lavender blooms are funnel-shaped and bring colorful elegance to the summer garden. Wild Petunias drop their seed and spread quickly, returning year after year. Perennial.
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  17. Yellow Shrubby St. John's Wort Seeds, Hypericum prolificum, Shrubby St. John's Wort

    This native species boasts unique, bright yellow blooms on mound-shaped, shrubby foliage. Growing up to 3 feet tall, this shrub is easy to grow and adapts to a variety of climates. P...

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    Shrubby St. John's Wort Seeds Shrubby St. John's Wort Hypericum prolificum
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    This native species boasts unique, bright yellow blooms on mound-shaped, shrubby foliage. Growing up to 3 feet tall, this shrub is easy to grow and adapts to a variety of climates. Perennial.
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  18. Native Northeast Wildflower Seed Mix - Black Eyed Susan & Bee Balm

    Restore native habitat to the landscape by planting the Native Northeast Wildflower Mix. Containing 18 native wildflowers found throughout New England and the mid-Atlantic, including...

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    Native Northeast Wildflower Seed Mix Native Northeast Wildflower Seed Mix
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    Restore native habitat to the landscape by planting the Native Northeast Wildflower Mix. Containing 18 native wildflowers found throughout New England and the mid-Atlantic, including Spotted Joe Pye Weed, Butterfly Weed, Red Columbine and Wild Lupine, this colorful mix is incredibly easy to care for. Best for planting in: CT, DE, MD, MA, ME, NH, NJ, NY, PA, RI, VT, WV, QC and the Eastern Provinces. All of the seed we offer at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow.
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  19. Blue Sky Blue Aster Seeds, Aster azureus

    This easy-to-grow wildflower produces stunning, violet-blue blooms. The flowers will attract beautiful wildlife to your garden. Perennial. (Aster azureus)...

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    Sky Blue Aster Seeds Sky Blue Aster Aster azureus
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    This easy-to-grow wildflower produces stunning, violet-blue blooms. The flowers will attract beautiful wildlife to your garden. Perennial. (Aster azureus)
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  20. Penstemon digitalis Seeds, Foxglove Beardtongue

    Foxglove Beardtongue is a pollinator magnet, attracting a wide variety of bees to the early summer garden, including honeybees, mason bees, bumblebees and even hummingbirds and butte...

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    Penstemon digitalis Seeds Foxglove Beardtongue Penstemon digitalis
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    Foxglove Beardtongue is a pollinator magnet, attracting a wide variety of bees to the early summer garden, including honeybees, mason bees, bumblebees and even hummingbirds and butterflies. This native wildflower is extremely easy to grow, thriving in full sun to partial shade. Each stalk produces multiple white blooms in late spring to early summer. Deer resistant and easy to naturalize. (Perennial)
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  21. Big Leaf Mountain Mint, Pycnanthemum muticum

    This native mint variety creates a blanket of white blooms in almost any meadow, growing to be about 3’ tall. Mountain Mint has a strong, pungent mint smell and is often used in co...

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    Big Leaf Mountain Mint Seeds Big Leaf Mountain Mint Pycnanthemum muticum
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    This native mint variety creates a blanket of white blooms in almost any meadow, growing to be about 3’ tall. Mountain Mint has a strong, pungent mint smell and is often used in cooking and making herbal tea. This easy-to-grow mint variety attracts native pollinators and thrives in moist conditions. All of the seed we handle at American Meadows is non-GMO, neonicotinoid-free and guaranteed to grow. Perennial.
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  22. Pink and Purple Soapwort Seeds, Saponaria ocymoides, Soapwort

    This stunning wildflower spreads quickly and its charming, pink blooms make a great ground cover. Perennial. (Saponaria ocymoides)...

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    Soapwort Seeds Soapwort Saponaria ocymoides
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    This stunning wildflower spreads quickly and its charming, pink blooms make a great ground cover. Perennial. (Saponaria ocymoides)
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  23. Blue Bottle Gentian Seeds, Gentiana andrewsii, Bottle Gentian

    This unique plant produces striking, purple flowers that even in maturity look like large buds. Bottle Gentian prefers moist, rich soil and is great for planting near bodies of water...

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    Bottle Gentian Seeds Bottle Gentian Gentiana andrewsii
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    This unique plant produces striking, purple flowers that even in maturity look like large buds. Bottle Gentian prefers moist, rich soil and is great for planting near bodies of water. Perennial. (Gentiana andrewsii)
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