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JUNE Plant List

  Check out BugLady's available plants for JUNE!

Barber Laboratories

6444 Jefferson Highway in Harahan
Monday thru Friday 9:30-5:00



Butterfly Nectar Plants

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Bee Balm- white

Black-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia hirta) 4"
Blanket flower (Gaillardia pulchella) 4"
Brown-eyed Susan (Rudbeckia triloba)  4", Quart
Buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis) Quart
Cardinal flower (Lobelia cardinalis) One gallon
Celosia                       "Flamingo Feather" 4", quart
Clasping coneflower (Dracopis amplexicaulis) 4", Quart
(Coreopsis lanceolata)
Crabapple tree   (Malus)  3 gallon
      Crownbeard           (Verbesina virginica) 1 gallon

Cutleaf Coneflower (Rudbeckia laciniata)


Quart & Gallon
Frost Aster (Symphyotrichum pilosum) 1-gallon
Gaillardia                    "Mesa Yellow" Quart
Garden Phlox             "Blue Paradise" 1 gallon
Garden Phlox            "John Fanick" Quart
Garden Phlox "Louisiana Phlox" 4"
Garden Phlox "Robert Poore" 1 gallon
Gulf Coast Penstemon (Penstemon tenuis) 4", quart
Joe Pye Weed (Eutrochium purpureum) Quart
Maximilian Sunflower   (Helianthus maximiliani) 4"
Hyssop (Agastache) "Apricot Sunrise" quart

"Blue Fortune"

Hyssop                      (Agastache)                  "Tutti Fruitti"


            Big Leaf                     Mountain Mint       (Pynanthemum muticum) 4" & 6" round
Mountain Mint
(Pycnanthemum tenuifolium)
Whiteleaf Mountain Mint
(Pycnanthemum albescens)
Quart & 1-gallon
    Flowering Tobacco 


4", 1-gallon

Obedient Plant

(Physostegia virginiana)

4" & Quart
Penstemon           "Husker Red" Quart

Purple Coneflower



Rattlesnake Master

(Eryngium yuccifolium)

Seaside Goldenrod (Solidago sempervirins) 1 gallon
Turk's Cap (Malvaviscus arboreus) 4", 1-gallon
  Virginia Sweetspire (Itea virginica)     1 gallon

Caterpillar Host Plants

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False Nettles (Boehmeria cylindrica) (For Red Admiral and Question Mark) 4", 1-gallon
    Camphor Tree           (Cinnamomum                 camphora)                    (for Spicebush      Swallowtail)  4", 1-gallon
           Dill                      (for Black Swallowtail) 4"

        Fennel - Bronze

(for Black Swallowtail)

 Fennel - Green             (for Black Swallowtail) 4", 1-gallon
Lippia "Frogfruit"        (for Buckeye and Phaon Crescent) 6" round
Milkweed: Aquatic- white flower (Asclepias perennis(for Monarch)     NOW                 IN STOCK!   Quart 
Parsley - curled or     straight leaf                 (for Black Swallowtail) 4"

Partridge Pea

Chamaecrista fasciculata (for Sulphur butterflies)

Passion Flower Vine (Passiflora caerullea(for Gulf Fritillary) 4", 1-gallon
Pipevine                      (White-Veined)    Aristolochia fimbriata              (for Pipevine Swallowtail)  4"
Queen Anne's Lace (Daucus carota)  (for Black Swallowtail) 4"
              Senna                   (Senna corymbosa) (for Sulphur butterflies) Quart & 1-gallon



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