Surprise Bouquet® Combo Butterfly Bush

Buddleja davidii nanhoensis 'Mongo', 'Monum', 'Monite'

This combination of three varieties dazzles the garden with flower spikes that are either purplish-blue, deep plum or bright white. A showy mix of color for shrub borders and an accent in large perennial beds.
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Full sun, Partial sun

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical PronunciationBUD-lee-uh da-VID-ee-eye nan-ho-EN-sis
Average Size at MaturityFast grower to 4 to 6 ft. tall and 3 to 5 ft. wide.
Bloom TimeMid-summer through fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeShowy Flowers
Flower ColorMulticolored
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Mediterranean
Growth HabitArching
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseFirescaping/Firewise, Windbreak
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep extentsive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. Cut back hard in early spring, flowers in summer on new growth.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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