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.

  • 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 Out of stock
  • Giant Milkweed (Asclepias gigantea, Calotropis gigantea) - Butterfly Host Plant
    Giant Milkweed (Asclepias gigantea, Calotropis gigantea) - Butterfly Host Plant Out of stock
  • 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 Out of stock
  • Iron Weed - Vernonia altissima - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant
    Iron Weed - Vernonia altissima - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant Out of stock
  • Italian Parsley - Petroselinum crispum - Butterfly Host Plant
    Italian Parsley - Petroselinum crispum - Butterfly Host Plant Out of stock
  • Lady Margaret Passionvine - Passiflora "Lady Margaret"- Butterfly Host Plant
    Lady Margaret Passionvine - Passiflora "Lady Margaret"- Butterfly Host Plant from $12.00
  • Mammoth Dill - Anethum graveolens - Butterfly Host Plant
    Mammoth Dill - Anethum graveolens - Butterfly Host Plant Out of stock
  • Maypop Passionvine - Passiflora incarnata - Native Butterfly Host Plant
    Maypop Passionvine - Passiflora incarnata - Native Butterfly Host Plant from $12.00
  • Meadow Blazing Star - Liatris ligulistylis - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant
    Meadow Blazing Star - Liatris ligulistylis - Native Butterfly Nectar Plant Out of stock
  • Mexican Bush Sage - Salvia leucantha - Butterfly Nectar Plant
    Mexican Bush Sage - Salvia leucantha - Butterfly Nectar Plant Out of stock
  • Mexican Flame Vine (Senecio confusus) - Butterfly Nectar Plant
    Mexican Flame Vine (Senecio confusus) - Butterfly Nectar Plant Out of stock
  • Nasturtium - Tropaeolum majus - Mixed Colors - Butterfly Host Plant
    Nasturtium - Tropaeolum majus - Mixed Colors - Butterfly Host Plant Out of stock
  • New Gold Lantana - Butterfly Nectar Plant
    New Gold Lantana - Butterfly Nectar Plant Out of stock

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