White Profusion Butterfly Bush

Buddleja davidii 'White Profusion'

Buddlejaceae

White Profusion Butterfly Bush
White Profusion Butterfly Bush
White Profusion Butterfly Bush
White Profusion Butterfly Bush
White Profusion Butterfly Bush
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.

Butterfly Bush is considered invasive in some areas, please consult your local state offices before purchasing.


Grows To: 4-6'H x 3-5'W

USDA Cold Hardiness Zones: 5,6,7,8,9,10,11

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Outdoor Light: Full sun, Part sun, Part shade

pH Range: Acidic, Mildly Acidic, Neutral, Mildly Alkaline, Alkaline

Salt Tolerance: Slight

Deer Resistance: Rarely Bothered

Native To / Origin: Gardens

See our Planting A New Plant, How To, and General Growing Guide for basic planting, potting, and watering instructions

Container Size: 4.5 inch / 20 fl.oz. / 591 ml

Cannot Ship To: OR,WA

Price: $ 9.99
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