Pugster Pink® Dwarf Butterfly Bush
Buddleja davidii 'SMNBDPT' PP #28,836; CPBRAF
Pronunciation: BUD-lee-uh da-VID-ee-eye
|Description||Large, dense, fragrant, sumptuous taffy pink flower panicles on a tidy, compact plant. Provides continuous summer color well into fall. A prolific bloomer without deadheading - perfect carefree summer blooming specimen for warm, sunny, small gardens and containers. Thick stems provide better winter hardiness for a dwarf form. Deciduous.|
|Watering||Water when top 3 inches of soil is dry.|
|Blooms||Summer through fall|
|Mature Size||Quickly reaches 2 ft. tall, 2 to 3 ft. wide.|
|Special Features||Attracts Butterflies, Easy Care, Waterwise, Fast Growing, Compact Form|
|Flower Attributes||Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Long Bloom Season, Showy Flowers|
|Patent Act||Asexual reproduction of plants protected by the Plant Patent Act is prohibited during the life of the patent.|
|Landscape Use||Border, Container, Small Spaces|
|Design Ideas||Dwarf butterfly bush is perfect for bringing butterflies into the garden and up close to the house. Use in side yards where flowers are held up at window level. Ideal choice for breaking up long runs of fence. Particularly attractive along picket fences and lattice where airy open character is a good fit. An essential in the wildlife and habitat garden. A casual cottage and country garden performer with bonus of butterflies at bloom time for family fun.|
|Companion Plants||Coneflower (Echinacea); Butterfly Weed (Asclepias); Salvia (Salvia); Bee Balm (Monarda); Russian Sage (Perovskia)|
|Care||Prefers well-drained, fertile soil. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Remove spent blooms for a tidy appearance. 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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