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Plant Characteristics

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

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Buddleia is easy to grow, and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include a free fertilizer packet.

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ROYAL RED BUTTERFLY BUSH

Buddleia davidii 'Royal Red'

Buy Royal Red Butterfly Bush online. Royal Red has large clusters of fragrant purplish-red (more purple then red) panicles to 20". This award winner, blooms from mid summer to frost. Closed buds are more burgundy red than other varieties.

Mature Height:

5-9 Feet

Mature Spread:

5-8 Feet

Hardiness Zone:

5-10

What's My Hardiness Zone?

Family: Scropholariaceae · Common Name: Butterfly Bush

Butterfly Bush is covered by our Arrival Only Guarantee only as they are prone to root rot due to overwatering and poorly draining soils.

FREE with every plant purchased:

  • The Sooner Guarantee: For details, click here!
  • A pre-measured amount of Polyon® Best-Paks time release fertilizer that keeps your plant well nourished for one year.
  • Pre-hydrated Hydro-Gels are included in the top of each container to use when planting as they help retain soil moisture, and plants will establish more quickly with less transplant shock. Plants will also survive drought-like conditions and accidental missed waterings better.
  • Planting and Care Instruction brochure.
  • Catalogs of new and exciting plant brands, such as Garden Debut® and Proven Winners®.

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Customer Testimonials

Very impressed with every aspect of my purchase. The plants I ordered were very high quality and I will order from you again.


Steven
Bluefield, VA
November 2016

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