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NATIVE PLANTS AND MORE FOR POLLINATORS

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Your Home for Native Plants and Accessories for Your Butterfly and Pollinator Garden

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Native Plants

We have native plants and accessories for your butterfly/pollinator garden. Show your appreciation for butterflies and pollinators with our custom apparel.

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Come see what you can do with native plants at the McMullen House Bed & Breakfast LLC. Hike or bike at Oil Creek State Park to see the natural gardens.

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Have a vacation at McMullen House Bed & Breakfast and have a more immersive experience among the plants and pollinators.

In Nature nothing exists alone. — Rachel Carson (Silent Spring)

Sandhill Milkweed (Asclepias humistrata) plant in a field

Sandhill Milkweed (Asclepias humistrata), a Comprehensive Guide in 5 sections

Sandhill Milkweed (Asclepias humistrata) is a herbaceous perennial that is found in the southeastern United States. This milkweed is a host plant to the Monarch Butterfly and a nectar plant to others. It can grow up to 3 feet tall and has linear shaped leaves. The white with pink or purple tinged flowers bloom from June to July. It is grows between 3,500 ft and 7,000 ft of elevation and is hardy in zones 6-10. The seeds for this plant can be purchased in the McMullen House Bed & Breakfast Garden Shop.

Flower of Arizona Milkweed (Asclepias angustifolia)

Arizona Milkweed (Asclepias angustifolia)

Arizona Milkweed (Asclepias angustifolia) is a herbaceous perennial that is native to the state of Arizona. This milkweed is a host plant to the Monarch Butterfly and a nectar plant to others. It can grow up to 3 feet tall and has clasping leaves. The white to pink flowers bloom from May to September.

Clasping milkweed (Asclepias amplexicaulis) in a forest

Clasping Milkweed (Asclepias amplexicaulis)

Clasping Milkweed (Asclepias amplexicaulis) is a herbaceous perennial that is native to the eastern half of the United States except for Maine. This milkweed is a host plant to the Monarch Butterfly and a nectar plant to others. It can be grow up to 3 feet tall and has clasping leaves. The greenish-pink flowers bloom from May to July.

Flower of fox sedge (Carex vulpinoidea)

Fox Sedge (Carex vulpinoidea), a Comprehensive Guide in 5 Sections

Fox Sedge (Carex vulpinoidea) is a herbaceous perennial that is native to most of the continental United States and the southern provinces of Canada. This plant is a known host plant to three species of butterflies and likely a number of others. This sedge is found in moist woodlands and in open wetlands.

Halberd-leaf Yellow Violet (Viola hastata) in a wooded setting

Halberd-leaf Yellow Violet (Viola hastata), a Comprehensive Guide in 5 Sections

Halberd-leaf Yellow Violet (Viola hastata) is a herbaceous perennial that is native to most of the eastern United States. This plant is a host plant to fritillaries and a number of bees. It is part of the stemless violets and the flowers are yellow in color. They can be found growing in wooded areas and rocky places with dry to mesic soil.