Pollinator-Friendly Plant Lists

Plant lists are available to download below in PDF format.

United States

Recommended native plants that are highly attractive to pollinators such as native bees, honey bees, butterflies, moths, and hummingbirds, and are well-suited for small-scale plantings in gardens, on business and school campuses, in urban greenspaces, and in farm field borders.

Pollinator Plant Lists:


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Great Lakes Region

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Maritime Northwest

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Mid-Atlantic Region

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Midwest Region

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Northeast Region

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Southeast Region

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Southern Plains

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  • Click here for more information on pollinator-friendly garden plants in the U.S.


Switzerland (and France)

  • Pronatura, Basel, Switzerland. A leaflet about creating a bee-friendly garden (in French).





  • Native Bees on Wildflowers in Western Australia, by Terry F. Houston (June 2000). Perth, WA: Western Australian Museum. p. 41. ISBN 0-646-39816-4

New Zealand

Kenya (East Africa)


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