Botanical Name: Buddleia davidii
Common Name: Butterfly Bush
'White Profusion' form
|'Royal Red' flower|
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Height: 6-8' Spread: 5-8' Habit/Form: Upright spreading Growth Rate: Fast Zone: 5-9
Cultural Requirements: Full sun in well-drained, fertile soil; best pruned to ground in early spring to promote vigorous new growth and flowering.
Ornamental Characteristics: Long, upright panicles of flowers vary in color, depending upon cultivar; attracts butterflies; fragrant, blue-green foliage.
Nectar Source/Butterflies Attracted: Monarch, Buckeye, Black Swallowtail, Tiger Swallowtail, Pipevine Swallowtaild, Snout Butterfly, Great Spangled Fritillary, Pearl Crescent, Red Admiral, Painted Lady, Common Checkered-Skipper, Nymphalids
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