English Butterfly™ Purple Emperor™ Butterfly Bush
Buddleja davidii 'Pyrkeep'
Requires regular watering. Drought tolerant once established.
We no longer grow this plant
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|Botanical Pronunciation||BUD-lee-uh da-VID-ee-eye|
|Average Size at Maturity||Reaches 48 to 60 inches tall and wide.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Cottage, Mediterranean, Rustic|
|Landscape Use||Container, Mass Planting, Specimen, Wildlife Garden|
|Light Needs||Full sun|
|Soil Needs||Tree & Shrub Food|
|Special Feature||Attracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Waterwise|
|Watering Needs||Requires regular watering. Drought tolerant once established.|
Performs best in moist, well-drained soil. Treat like a perennial in the north; cut back in winter or early spring to increase flowering. Apply controlled release fertilizer in spring.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9