Butterfly Plants

 Shady Oak Butterfly Farm offers a wide selection of butterfly host and nectar plants. These host and nectar plants have been grown carefully, and are safe for your larvae to eat immediately.

Due to state regulations, we cannot ship plants to AZ, OR, HI, AK.

  • Common Milkweed - Asclepias syriaca - Native Butterfly Host Plant
    Common Milkweed - Asclepias syriaca - Native Butterfly Host Plant from $10.00
  • Double Hollyhock - Alcea rosea 'Double' - Butterfly Host Plant
    Double Hollyhock - Alcea rosea 'Double' - Butterfly Host Plant from $10.00
  • False Nettle (Bohemeria cylindrica) - Native Butterfly Host Plant
    False Nettle (Bohemeria cylindrica) - Native Butterfly Host Plant from $10.00
  • Firebush - Hamelia patens - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant
    Firebush - Hamelia patens - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant from $10.00
  • Firespike (Odontonema strictum) - Butterfly Nectar Plant
    Firespike (Odontonema strictum) - Butterfly Nectar Plant from $10.00
  • Florence Fennel - Foeniculum vulgare dulce - Butterfly Host Plant
    Florence Fennel - Foeniculum vulgare dulce - Butterfly Host Plant from $10.00
  • Frog Fruit, Turkey Tangle - Lippia nodiflora - Native Butterfly Host Plant
    Frog Fruit, Turkey Tangle - Lippia nodiflora - Native Butterfly Host Plant from $10.00
  • Giant Milkweed (Asclepias gigantea, Calotropis gigantea) - Butterfly Host Plant
    Giant Milkweed (Asclepias gigantea, Calotropis gigantea) - Butterfly Host Plant Out of stock
  • Great Blue Lobelia, Blue Cardinal Flower - Lobelia siphilitica - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant
    Great Blue Lobelia, Blue Cardinal Flower - Lobelia siphilitica - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant Out of stock
  • Hackberry Tree - Celtis laevigata - Native Butterfly Host Plant
    Hackberry Tree - Celtis laevigata - Native Butterfly Host Plant $22.00
  • Hop Tree - Ptelea trifoliata - Native Butterfly Host Plant
    Hop Tree - Ptelea trifoliata - Native Butterfly Host Plant Out of stock
  • Indigo Spires Salvia - Butterfly Nectar Plant
    Indigo Spires Salvia - Butterfly Nectar Plant $18.00
  • Iron Weed - Vernonia altissima - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant
    Iron Weed - Vernonia altissima - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant $18.00
  • Italian Parsley - Petroselinum crispum - Butterfly Host Plant
    Italian Parsley - Petroselinum crispum - Butterfly Host Plant from $10.00
  • Lady Margaret Passionvine - Passiflora "Lady Margaret"- Butterfly Host Plant
    Lady Margaret Passionvine - Passiflora "Lady Margaret"- Butterfly Host Plant from $12.00
  • Leafy Prairie Clover - Dalea foliosa - Native Butterfly Host and Nectar Plant
    Leafy Prairie Clover - Dalea foliosa - Native Butterfly Host and Nectar Plant $18.00
  • Mammoth Dill - Anethum graveolens - Butterfly Host Plant
    Mammoth Dill - Anethum graveolens - Butterfly Host Plant from $10.00
  • Maypop Passionvine - Passiflora incarnata - Native Butterfly Host Plant
    Maypop Passionvine - Passiflora incarnata - Native Butterfly Host Plant from $12.00

A few of the butterflies and moths we raise at Shady Oak Butterfly Farm