Planting Guides | Pollinator.org Fun to watch these little critters. Sometimes when I am dead heading plants, bees will be feeding or land on the next flower. Never attacked me, sometimes I will stop and watch them up close. Butterflies are bit shy. Right now I have monarchs and swallow tails visiting the butterfly bushes. Other day I think I saw a bee hummingbird on the butterfly bush, they not commonly seen.