Nectar Source -
Butterfly, humming birds and Bumblebees.
- Flowers that attract humming birds attract Sphix moths, both have a long "tube like" mouth piece that works like a straw. Moths are " dinner" for birds that feed at night, like Night Hawks and Whiporwills.Birds -
Butterflies, moths and skippers are all a high protein food source for birdsDeer
- Are not fond of this plant
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