Many people wanting to attract hummingbirds want to know how to do so other then through the use of a hummingbird feeder. The answer is to plant flowers that are native to your area of the country. While not every flower listed below may grow in your specific region of the country, you will likely find some useful seggestions below.
The list that follows is not my own. It is from the website eHow.com. According to that site the following are the top 10 flowers for attracting hummingbirds: Bee Balm Red Columbine Delphinium and Hollyhock Butterfly Bush Catawba Rhododendron Rose of Sharon Trumpet Vine and Trumpet Honeysuckle Cardinal Vine Lantana and Fuchsia Silk Tree.
Best of luck trying to attract hummingbirds through the use of flowers! I’m sure the hummingbirds will greatly appreciate your efforts. Through your efforts you will be providing the hummingbirds with an alternative food souce as well as beautifying your yard.