Northeast Pollinator Plants
Eryngium yuccifolium (Rattlesnake Master)
We ship only to the New England and New York states. Orders are shipped mid-June through September. We ship within two weeks of order or by mid-June for orders placed before shipping starts. Shipping free for any combination of 13+ plants. Plants are delivered in a biodegradable wood fiber pot, 2.75" diameter by 3.5" deep. Please email if you prefer to order/pay by check than on-line, see Contact Us below.
Common Name: Rattlesnake Master
Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Birds and Beneficial Insects
Use: Garden or Naturalizing
Light: Full Sun
Hardiness Zone: 3 to 8 USDA Zone Map
Soils: Dry to Moist
Flower Time: June - September
Flower Color: Greenish White
Notes: Eryngium yuccifolium (Rattlesnake Master) is an excellent pollinator and beneficial insect attractor with sword-shaped leaves and long lasting, thistle-like flower heads. What's not to like!
Native to Central Eastern Seaboard, Midwest and a little bit of Connecticut, so not really native to New England, but the pollinators still love it: Biota of North America Program (BONAP) – North American Plant Atlas (NAPA).