Buzz™ Hot Raspberry Butterfly Bush

Buddleja davidii 'Hot Raspberry' PPAF

SKU
44936
Bold summer color in a smaller, more compact form makes this the perfect Butterfly Bush for smaller gardens. Nectar-rich, deep magenta flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds. Blooms last through summer and into fall. Excellent used in perennial beds, wildlife gardens, and mixed borders. Deciduous.
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Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.

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Botanical PronunciationBUD-lee-uh da-VID-ee-eye
Average Size at MaturityQuickly reaches 3 to 5 ft. tall, 3 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeSummer into Fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFlowers for Cutting, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean, Rustic
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseBorder, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Specimen, Cutting Garden, Urban Garden
Light NeedsFull sun
Patent ActAsexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Dwarf Plant, Easy Care, Waterwise, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Companion PlantsTickseed (Coreopsis); Bee Balm (Monarda); Coneflower (Echinacea); Butterfly Weed (Asclepias); Salvia (Salvia); Black-Eyed Susan (Rudbeckia)

Prefers well-drained, fertile soil. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Clip spent flowers to promote continued bloom. May die to the ground in colder zones, regrowing from the roots in spring. Elsewhere, prune in late fall or early spring. Feed in spring.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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