Butterfly Bush 'Black Knight'
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Typically available late spring through late fall. Call store for exact availability.
Deciduous shrub blooms with dozens of aromatic, dark violet-purple flower spikes summer through fall. Grows in a bushy, arching habit with gray-green, lance-shaped leaves. Perfect for containers, borders, as a pollinator attractant or accent plant.
Plant with Bee Balm
- Landscape Size: 6'-10' tall, 6'-10' width
- Light Requirement: Full Sun
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 2-24
- Growth Habit: Upright, Arching
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Attributes: Deer Resistant, Attracts Bees, Attracts Humming Birds, Attracts Butterflies, Long Bloom Season, Fragrant Flowers
These characteristics apply to the greater Sacramento area and nearby regions.
Live outside of our area? Please check with your local cooperative extension for the best growing practices in your neck of the woods.
Green Thumb Guide
Performs best in enriched, well draining soil. Apply a flower fertilizer in spring. Remove spent flowers to give a clean appearance while promoting new blooms. Prune in late winter to early spring.corona-174-pruning-lopper-24,greenall-plantingmix,hestra-duratan-flex-glove,ebstone-organics-surestart,corona-soilripper-8482