Buzz® Velvet Butterfly Bush
Trees & Shrubs Size Chart
Typically available early spring through summer. Call store for exact availability.
Semievergreen shrub has an upright, fountain-like habit with gray-green, lance-shaped foliage. Dozens of fragrant, purple-pink, flower-covered spikes bloom intermittently throughout the summer. Grow in containers, borders, as a pollinator attractant or accent plant.
Plant with Alyssum
- Landscape Size: 3'-4' tall, 3'-4' width
- Light Requirement: Full Sun to Morning Sun, Afternoon Shade
- Water Needs: Moderate
- Sunset Zone: 2-24
- Growth Habit: Compact, Mounding
- Growth Rate: Fast
- Attributes: Deciduous, Deer Resistant, Attracts Bees, Attracts Humming Birds, Attracts Butterflies
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. Keep a clean appearance by removing spent flowers. Prune in late winter to early spring.ebstone-organics-surestart,alyssum,ebstone-organics-bigharvestgardensoil,lantana,classic-mason-jar-hummingbird-feeder