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Butterfly Wildflower Blend Ingredients
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Our Butterfly Blend wildflower ingredients include the following species. These were chosen specifically for their nectar rich flowers to which butterflies are drawn. The type of butterfly attracted to your flower patch will depend on where you live, but this mix includes flowers that are attractive to Monarch butterflies, swallow-tails, skippers, admirals, and many more. This blend is also attractive to hummingbirds and wild pollinators like bumblebees, hoverflies, and other beneficial insects. Black Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta), Blanketflower (Gaillardia aristata), Butterfly Milkweed (Asclepias tuberosa), California Poppy (Eschscholzia californica), Candytuft (Iberis umbellata), China Aster (Callistephus chinensis), Cornflower (Centaurea cyanus), Dwarf Godetia...