Plants

Below is a List of the More Popular Plants that Attract Hummingbirds

Please Note:  Not all plants are available at all times of the year.  Selection may vary by location.  For availability, please contact nearest nursery that carries native plants.

Full Sun: 

  • Beardtongue – Penstemon (a)
  • Bee Balm – Monarda (b)
  • Blue Sage – Salvia clevelandii (c)
  • Bottlebrush – Callistemon
  • Butterfly Bush – Buddleia (d)
  • California Fuchsia –Epilobium canum
  • Catmint – Nepeta x faassenii (shown above center)
  • Citrus – Orange and Lemon
  • Desert Willow – Chilopsis linearis (e)
  • Foxgloves – Digitalis (shown above left)
  • Hummingbird Sage – Salvia spathacea (f)
  • Larkspur – Delphinium (g)
  • Licorice Mint Hyssop – agastache rupestris (h)
  • Lilies – Lilium (i)
  • Manzanita – Arctostaphylos (j)
  • Mock Orange – Philadelphus ‘Belle Etoile’ (k)
  • Pentas (l)
  • Red Hot Poker – Kniphofia (m)
  • Rocktrumpet –Mandevilla (shown above right) 
  • Rosemary –Rosmarinus officinalis (n)
  • Salvia (All) – Salvia divinorum (o)
  • Salvia Gregii
  • Salvia Leucantha (p)
  • Scarlet Sage – Salvia cocinea (q)
  • Summer Phlox – Phlox paniculata
  • Tobacco Plant – Nicotiana tabacum
  • Weigela (r)

Part Sun to Shade: 

  • California Huckleberry – Vaccinium ovatum (a)
  • Fuchsia – Fuchsia hybrida (b)
  • Fuchsia-Flowering Gooseberry – Ribes speciosum (c)
  • Island Snapdragon –Galvezia speciosa (d)
  • Pink Honeysuckle – Lonicera hispidula (e)
  • Sasanqua Camellia – Camellia Sasanqua (f)
  • Western Columbine – Aquilegia Formosa (g)