Butterfly Bush - Short (Buddleia davidii)

Name Butterfly Bush - Short
Botanical Name Buddleia davidii

You may want to select the short butterfly bush variety which reaches 3-4' upon maturity. It blooms from June through September. Just as the bigger version does this one works well as a cut flower. It attracts hordes of butterflies so you can enjoy the show outside! Pictures from Walters Gardens, Inc.

Location: Sun
Size: 36"-48" inches tall
Flower Color: Blue, Purple, white
Bloom Time: June, July, August, September
Soil Conditions: Dry, Medium
Trim/Prune: Trim in Spring after new leaves appear. Trim to 2 inches below leaves. If no leafing out - trim to the ground.
  • Deer Resistant
  • Fragrant
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
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