RIWPS also offers Cultivation Notes on a variety of plants.
Plants for Pollinators
Which plants support the most butterflies, moths, birds and other fauna? In his book Bringing Nature Home, Doug Tallamy offers a list of plants to attract butterflies and moths. While his list is based on mid Atlantic region, many of the plants listed are native to our area.
Also consider his article on Why should you consider planting native?
The National Wildlife Federation is testing a Beta version of a Native Plant Guide which uses Doug Tallamy’s research. Just put in your zip code.