Buddleia humdinger 'Lavender Cupcake'

Butterfly Bush


Photo courtesy of Ball seed

  • Maintains a compact refined habit
  • Fits easily in smaller gardens
  • Flowers for many weeks
  • Attracts pollinators
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Fragrant
Fragrant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming
Low Maintenance
Low Maintenance
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Summer
Summer



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Buddleias should be planted in a full sun location with fertile, moist, well-drained soil. In northern winters, most of the wood will die. Cut deadwood in the spring. Very late to break dormancy in the spring.

Height: 30-48 ft
Spread: 42-60 in
Spacing: 48-66 ft
Price Level 1: $10.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Lavender, Purple
Zone: 5-10
Price Level 2: 4 for $40~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Long Blooming
  • Low Maintenance
  • Fragrant
  • Drought Tolerant

Critter Resistance:

  • Deer Resistant

Exposure:

  • Full Sun

Habit:

  • Upright

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer
  • Fall

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Pollinators

Soil Moisture:

  • Dry Soil