Butterfly Bush Mix Buddleia Davidii is a fast growing, deciduous shrub native to China. Butterfly Bush can be easily established from flower seeds, and the growing Butterfly Bush forms a medium to large, rounded shrub with arching flowering branches. This variety of Buddleia Davidii features spike-like, long terminal clusters of mixed color flowers in purple, lilac, lavender, pink and white. The fragrant blooms of Butterfly Bush appear from July until frost attracting masses of butterflies, bees and hummingbirds.
Butterfly Bush Mix is a cottage garden favorite that is widely grown in butterfly gardens. Buddleia Davidii seeds germinate fast if they are planted properly - the seeds cannot be covered. Butterfly Bush plant grows best in full sun and moist, well-drained soil; however, this flowering shrub is very adaptable and tolerates poor and dry soils. Butterfly Bush is also tolerant of heat, humidity, and drought.
Height: 72-96 Inches
Bloom Season: Spring/Summer/Fall
Environment: Full Sun/Partial Shade
Soil Type: Average, Moist well-drained
USDA Zones: 5-9
Sow Indoors: Spring (4-6 weeks before last frost)
Sow Outdoors: Spring
Seed Depth: Surface sowing - press seeds slightly into soil
Germination Time: 15-25 Days