Buddleja (Butterfly Bush) ‘Butterfly Heaven’

Where to Buy

US & Canada|UK & Ireland

Description

Personally selected by Adrian Bloom in England. This plant with its large, fragrant flowers bring butterflies to the garden like no other genus! Sweetly-scented lavender florets with orange eyes develop on long, tapered panicles. Vigorous grower, extremely floriferous, with July through September flowering.  Silver-grey new foliage growth, which matures as green. Forms symmetrical mounds.

Variety

Buddleja (Butterfly Bush) 'Butterfly Heaven'

Approx. Height

72"/183cm

Approx. Spread

48-50"/122-127cm

Attributes

Back border, Attracts butterflies, bees and hummingbirds, Cut flower, Fragrant flowers, Long blooming, Deer resistant.

Aftercare Instructions

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

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Flowering Time

Summer, Autumn

Positioning

Full Sun

Approx. Winter Hardiness

USDA Hardiness Zones 6-9
Hardy down to -32°C/-25°F