Plants that Attract Beneficial Insects

Annuals

  • Sweet Alyssum
  • Bishops Flower
  • Buckwheat
  • Candytuff (dwarf fairy variety)
  • Coreopsis Tinctoria
  • Coriander
  • Salvia (”Lady in Red” variety)
  • Cosmos (”Psyche” and “Bright Lights” varieties)
  • Dill
  • Dwarf Sunflower (”Pacino” variety)
  • Bee Balm (Bergamot)

Perennials

  • Black-Eyed Susan 
  • Coreopsis (”Double Sunburst” and “Moonbeam” varieties)
  • Caraway
  • Dianthus
  • English Lavender
  • Fennel
  • Gaillardia (”Arizona Red” variety)
  • Hyssop
  • Lamb’s Ears
  • Mallow
  • Pyrethrum
  • Rudbeckia Lacinata
  • Scabiosa
  • Shasta Daisy
  • Veronica
  • Yarrow