Buddleja (Butterfly Bush) ‘Butterfly Gold’

Where to Buy

US & Canada|UK & Ireland

Description

Yellow to white and green variegated foliage helps this plant stand out even before its blooms appear. Large mauve-purple flower spikes bloom in summer. A very fragrant and floriferous shrub with a dense, compact habit. An excellent choice for cottage and wildlife gardens. Discovered by keen gardener Judy Hurley.

Variety

Buddleja (Butterfly Bush) 'Butterfly Gold'

Approx. Height

72"/2m

Approx. Spread

72"/2m

Aftercare Instructions

Remove spent flower spikes to encourage new shoots and flower buds. Cut them back to 6" (15cm) above the ground every spring.

Flowering Time

Summer

Positioning

Full Sun, Sun, Part Shade

Approx. Winter Hardiness

USDA Hardiness Zones 6-9
Hardy down to -23°C/-9°F