English Butterfly™ Adonis Blue™ Butterfly Bush
Buddleja davidii 'Adokeep'
Requires regular watering. Drought tolerant once established.
|Botanical Pronunciation||BUD-lee-uh da-VID-ee-eye|
|Average Size at Maturity||Fast growing; reaches 4 ft. tall, 5 ft. wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Container, Mass Planting|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Compact Form|
|Watering Needs||Requires regular watering. Drought tolerant once established.|
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