what potted plants attract hummingbirds

what potted plants attract hummingbirds

Attracting Hummingbirds with Potted Plants

Hummingbirds are entertaining and beautiful visitors to our gardens, and they can be easily attracted to potted plants. Here is a list of potted plants to entice hummingbirds to your outdoor space:


  • Bee Balm
  • Trumpet Creeper
  • Scarlet Sage
  • Cardinal Flower
  • Fuchsia
  • Coneflower
  • Lantana
  • Penstemon
  • Columbine
  • Verbena

Shrubs and Trees

  • Weigela
  • Hypericum
  • Azalea
  • Honeysuckle Bush
  • Viburnum
  • Serviceberry
  • Mimosa Tree

These plants come in a variety of shapes and sizes, ranging from small shrubs to tall trees. The key is to ensure the potted plants attract plenty of insects for the hummingbirds to feed on. If you make sure your plants are well-watered, your hummingbird friends will be flocking to your garden in no time.