Butterfly Bush Planting: Tips On Caring For Butterfly Bushes

Butterfly Bush Care – How To Care For A Butterfly Bush

Butterfly bushes are grown for their long panicles of colorful flowers and their ability to attract butterflies and beneficial insects. Read this article to learn how to care for a butterfly bush of your own.

Butterfly Bush (Buddleia davidii) 'Black Night' - Don't fertilize or overwater. Do deadhead. In spring, very slow to break dormancy. 4 ft. high and wide. For full sun. (Good article.)

Butterfly Bush

Butterfly Bush Black Night, Buddleia davidii – dwarf grows wide and tall - drough tolerant - DEADHEAD - slow from winter dormancy - not a heavy feeder - compost around plant in spring, degrees

How to Grow Butterfly Bushes - Use these tips for growing and caring for your Butterfly Bush. It is an easy keeper and requires little water and can survive both hot summers and cold winters.

Growing Butterfly Bushes - The Butterfly Bush is easy to grow. It requires little water and can survive both hot summers and cold winters.

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Buddleia (Butterfly Bush) - Mixed - Shrub Buddleja davidii - These fragrant butterfly bushes in 3 fabulous colours will attract plenty of butterflies to the garden. The varieties: Royal Red, White Profusion and Empire Blue. I LOVE this bush!

How To Train A Butterfly Bush Into A Tree

How To Train A Butterfly Bush Into A Tree

Buddleia (Butterfly Bush) trimmed into a tree.

Vitex tree, or Chaste tree. It is a deciduous shrub that is commonly trimmed into a small tree. This fast growing shrub gets to an average size of high by wide. This sun loving shrub will bloom all summer long until early fall. It loves wel

Attracting Hummingbirds and Butterflies to your garden can be easier than you think! We suggest planting an array of flowers and plants to attract hummingbirds and butterflies. We have put together a list of flowers and plants to cover your yard! We suggest Verbena’s, Trumpet Vine, Columbine, Phlox, Crossvine, Butterfly Bush, Lantana, Hibiscus, Cardinal Flower, Bee Balm, Penta, and Black and Blue Salvia.

Flowers that attract hummingbirds. Red, pink and orange flowers that provide a hummingbird butterfly buffet.from The Family Tree Garden Center page

Invasive.  Only provides nectar.  Not a host for reproduction.

Butterfly Bush Care – How To Care For A Butterfly Bush

Butterfly Bush Planting: Tips On Caring For Butterfly Bushes Pink Delight variety, can reach 5 feet tall - Hummingbird Gardens

Buddleja x weyeriana ‘Bicolor’  According to Digging Dog Nursery, it takes FULL SHADE. Big bodacious flowers in the shade!!!

"Butterfly Bush, Bi-Color, Buddleia x weyeriana 'Bicolor'" Didn't know they came in these colors, thought it was just deep purple, which I have & love!

Lantana, beautiful and luscious smelling too.

Lantana - What a smell

Lantana is so easy to grow and attracts butterflies. I've seen it grow into the size of a medium-sized bush. Just lovely! Loves sun, can tolerate drought, but with good watering grows large. ohhhh i wanna find Lantana like this!

Butterfly garden - but use butterfly weed instead of goldenrod and maybe Montauk daisy instead of the echinacea.

Butterfly garden

Butterfly garden Wouldnt use golden rod, but Im sure there are other options Patricia Heaton

i absolutely love it..just have to trim the bottom branches out as it grows because it will grow down like a bush if you dont. Texas Lilac (Vitex).  They are hardy, drought tolerant, and the butterflies  bees love them.

PLANTanswers: Plant Answers > Texas Lilac Vitex * The Next Mega-Superstar Plant for Texas (also known as Chaste Tree)

Dwarf butterfly bushes...I have to have some of these!

Buddleia Blue Chip Lo and Behold Shrub (Garden Crossings Online Garden Center) Attracts butterflies!

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