Monarch Pollinator habitat requires both milkweed plants for the caterpillars and nectar bearing plants for the butterflies.  Click on the links above to learn more about these two types of plants, which ones to choose and when they bloom.  A true pollinator habitat garden is beautiful to those who understand its purpose, but may look like a weed patch to those more accustomed to a formal garden. Posting an educational sign may help people appreciate the garden's purpose.


Types of plants for a pollinator habitat