US$6.99

23 currently available

Container Size: 2.25 inch T / 9.7 fl.oz. / 287 ml

Item# 9598

1 Reviews
Write Review | Read Reviews

Save wishlist

More information about this plant from universities, horticulturists, and plantsmen.

Add to comparison chart | Compare Products

 

Asteraceae

Brazilian Blue Buttonbush, Pineapple Sangria

Centratherum intermedium

1" powdery-blue to purple blooms are borne in profusion from spring to fall on this durable rounded perennial. It normally returns from the roots in spring and often reseeds itself.A favorite food for larvae of the Hydrangea Sphinx Moth. Nectar loved by butterflies.

Average Mature Size: 18''H x 24''W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 9,10,11

click here to find your USDA Cold Hardiness zone

Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun

pH Range: Acidic

Native To / Origin: Brazil

 
Coral Porterweed
1/2" salmon pink blooms adorn the long spike-like bloom stems from spring to frost. The flowers are filled with nectar from before dusk until nearly dark making this a favorite of butterflies and hummingbirds alike! Coral Porterweed is a vigorous grower making it a good choice for the back of the border. Item# 372. Price: US$8.99

click to see more

 
 
Red Cape Honeysuckle
Brilliant deep reddish-orange, 2", arching honeysuckle-like blooms are produced in large clusters from summer to fall on this small vine or large shrubby perennial. Item # 600. Price: US$9.99

click to see more

 
 
White Jacobinia, White Brazilian Plume
An erect shrubby tropical perennial with tall, cone-like spikes of pure white flowers that glow atop the glossy deep green tropical foliage. With their long flowering season and compact habit Jacobinia's are excellent choices for mixed containers or as specimens on a shaded patio. Item# 727. Price: US$9.99

click to see more

 
 
Pink Bush Penta, Fragrant Pink Panama Rose
Penta-like clusters of tightly packed tubular purplish-pink tubular blooms are borne throughout late winter and spring and periodically throughout the year on the well-established plants. The Fragrant Pink Panama Rose releases its sweet fragrance at night so grow this one where it can be appreciated. A good choice for containers or in the ground where hardy. A naturally rounded and well-behaved shrub. Item# 740.
Price: US$8.99

click to see more

 
 
False Lilac
A wonderful, very fragrant, little-known shrub with small purple blooms that resemble lilacs, but begin in spring and can flower all summer and into fall. It has a low mounding habit and makes a great landscape plant, or does beautifully in a pot.  Item# 1060. Price: US$8.99

click to see more

 
Nectar Sources

 
Worley's Butter Cream Winter Cassia, Christmas Senna, Primrose Senna
Few plants can bring color to the fall garden like the Winter Cassia! Clusters of butterfly-like creamy yellow 1" blooms that are edged in white are born in October-November on this large arching tree-like shrub/perennial. A rare creamy-yellow colored selection developed by Patrick Worley. Item# 345. Price: US$9.99

click to see more

 
 
White Profusion Butterfly Bush
White, fragrant bloom spikes reaching 16", are held against the green, velvety foliage. Attracts scads of butterflies. Considered by many to be the best white butterfly bush. Item # 735. Price: US$9.99

click to see more

 
 
Silver Spires White Vitex, Chaste Tree
View

An unusually pure white selection of Vitex. Silver Spires produces medium sized spikes of white flowers that are held against the dark blue-green fragrant foliage. Vitex is a vigorous, disease and deer resistant, drought and salt tolerant large spreading to upright deciduous shrub or small tree. Excellent for Butterflies, Bees, and Hummingbirds. Silver Spires was the top rated white flowered Vitex in trials at Longwood Gardens. Item# 739.

Price: US$14.99

click to see more

 
 
Lace-Leaf Vitex, Cut-Leaf Vitex
View Beautifully cut medium green deeply cut lacy foliage that is reminiscent of the delicately cut foliage of some Japanese Maples adorns this vigorous 'Chaste Tree'. 6-8" spikes of lavender-pink flowers that attract butterflies, hummingbirds, and bees are borne in summer. The Lace-Leaf Vitex is considered by many to be the most hardy of the Chaste Trees.  Item# 787. Price: US$9.99

click to see more

 
 
Alice Oakleaf Hydrangea
View A vigorous and reliable Oakleaf Hydrangea selection with sturdy stems and good sun tolerance. The 10-14" white bloom panicles, with individual blooms as large as a half-dollar, are borne in spring and fade to pink. Item # 1181 Price: US$12.99

click to see more