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Buddleia x 'ILVOargus0'

INSPIRED VIOLET™ BUTTERFLY BUSH

Breeder
Buy Inspired Violet™ Butterfly Bush online. Inspired Violet™ Butterfly Bush has fragrant, dark purple flowers that shine against the glossy dark green foliage. This seedless variety attracts butterflies and hummingbirds, and is non-invasive. In milder climates it can be trained into a unique, long-blooming patio tree.

Height:

6-10 Feet

Spread:

4-6 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Tan
Bark Type*
  • Rough
Brand*
  • Proven Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Scorch - Moderate Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - High Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Purple
  • Dark Purple
Flower Type*
  • Fragrant
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Green
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Deer Resistant
  • Attracts Bees
Plant Type*
  • Shrub
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
  • Summer Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Average
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Well-Drained
  • Low Water Use
  • Prefers Dry Soils
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Summer Flowering
  • Spring
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Spring Flowering
  • Summer
  • Fall Flowering
  • Fall
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
Uses*
  • Mass Planting
  • Cut Flowers
  • Under Power Lines
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Rain Garden
  • Accent Plant
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Rock Gardens
 

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Buddleia is slightly difficult to grow and needs to be planted in locations where it does not stay wet. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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