Butterfly Plants for a Shady Garden
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If you have a shady garden and want to attract butterflies, these plants that will do well in partial shade and full shade.
Dill and Parsley (good hosts for black swallowtails)
Milkweeds, Red-Swamp milkweed (A. incarnate)
Salvia - Lady in Red
Need Help Creating Your Shade Garden
Having a successful shade garden does not have to be an arduous task. Here are some resources to help you achieve your "Made in the Shade" garden!
To learn more about butterfly gardening, visit our articles section.
Thanks to Rick Mikula, the Butterfly Guy