Pugster® Blue Butterfly Bush

Buddleia x 'SMNBDBT' PP#28794

Near-black buds open to electric purple/blue flower spikes over a compact mound of carefree foliage. Intense color.

Sunlight Exposure:Full SunPart Sun
Plant Attributes:Deer ResistantDrought TolerantSalt Tolerant

Plant Type(s): Flowering Shrub

Color(s): Blue, Purple

  • Plant Height: 24" - 30"
  • Plant Width: 24" - 30"
  • Hardy Zones: 5 - 9

Spring/Summer Care: Light summer pruning and nutrition extends bloom to later fall. Otherwise, prune anytime.

Autumn/Winter Care: Shear back in late autumn if you wish to keep size under control.

Fertilizer Needs: If you soils are high in organic matter, you may not need supplimental fertilizer on Buddleia. Otherwise, apply a balanced fertilizer in late spring.