Do you like butterflies?

Bongard Nursery has many plants and trees that attract butterflies

Milkweed, that is host to the monarch butterfly, honeysuckle, firebush both dwarf and native. Dessert Cassia is a lovely small tree which has yellow flowers and blooms all year and butterflies love it. The butterfly bush has beautiful purple flowers.

Most of the plants bloom all year. We also grow firespike in red and purple which attracts butterflies and also hummingbirds.

Recent Installations

These are pictures of a recent installation.

All of the trees, shrubs, rocks, and sod were installed surrounding the home. Weed barrier was installed in most areas to control weed growth. Irrigation was improved to increase coverage.

Plants and Palms that are Cold Hearty

Florida cold hardy plants and shrubs are a good choice for Florida landscaping.

This will give some relief from the worries of having problems from cold weather. The following are some of our customers favorites.

Cold Hardy Shrubs: Indian Hawthorn, Juniper, Japanese Boxwood, Ilex Shilling, Pittosporum, Asparagus Fern , Flax Lilies, Liriope,

Cold Hardy Palms: Sylvester Palm, Chinese and European Fan Palms, Washingtonian,

Bamboo: The lovely and fast growing bamboo is very cold hardy, most varieties down to 25 degrees