It's easy to convert your garden into a private retreat for butterflies with this mix of annual, biennial, and perennial flowers and herbs! A lovely range of flower colors, heights, and bloom times.
Rocky Mountain Bee Plant
Hardiness: Annuals, perennials, and biennials
Plant Dimensions: 12″–72″ tall
Bloom Period: ANNUALS: Most annuals bloom from late spring to first fall frost. BIENNIALS/PERENNIALS: Most biennials and perennials will develop foliage the first season, and bloom the following season(s).
Attributes: Attracts Pollinators
When to Sow Outside: RECOMMENDED. Cold Climates: 2 to 4 weeks before your average last frost date. You can also sow half the seed 4 to 6 weeks before your average last frost date (hoping the last frost is earlier than usual) and sow the second half a week or two after your average last frost date (just to be safe). Mild Climates: Fall through early spring.
When to Start Inside: Not recommended.
Days to Emerge: 7–21 days
Seed Depth: 1/8″–¼”
Seed Spacing: Scatter about 20 seeds per sq. ft. and rake in
Thinning: As needed
48 sq ft.