'Royal Red' Red Butterfly Bush

Buddleia davidii 'Royal Red'

Large 8" spikes of deep purple/wine red, light green semi-glossy foliage, not the most red but still has a stunning color.

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

Plant Type(s): Flowering Shrub

Color(s): Magenta, Purple

  • Plant Height: 7’ - 10’
  • Plant Width: 5’ - 6’
  • 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.

'Royal Red' Red Butterfly Bush