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Buddleia x 'Dark Dynasty' PP27834 Plant propagation prohibited

MONARCH® DARK DYNASTY BUTTERFLY BUSH

Buy Monarch® Dark Dynasty Butterfly Bush online. Rich royal purple flowers on branched panicles adorn this dense, compact Buddleia from late summer to early fall. Low, wide-spreading plant that blooms late summer into fall. Colors and textures make a great backdrop for perennials, and pollinators love them!
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Height:

2-3 Feet

Spread:

3-4 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Plant Characteristics

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