A real rarity and a great eye-catcher! This NEW tricolour Buddleia bush is 3 shrubs planted into the same pot to produce an explosion of colour, in combinations of pretty pinks, deep purples, and brilliant white flower spikes.
This butterfly shrub (hence the name) will attract many butterflies into your garden. It’s easy to grow, extremely fragrant and generally pest-free. Plant near a path or patio and it will provide a charming fragrance all summer long.
Details Buddleia Tricolour
- Attracts Butterflies
- Blooms: July – September
- Flower colour: mix
- Full grown height: 1 – 1.50 m
- Full grown width: 75 – 100 cm
- Plant location: sunny
- Plant depth: 12 cm
- Plant spacing: 150 cm
- Hardiness: -15 Celsius
- Preferred soil: Well drained
How to take care of Buddleia Tricolour
Soak the roots for approx 2 hrs before planting; water well after planting and for the next few weeks. It prefers well-drained chalky soil and a full sun position. Requires hard pruning every March. Cut back last year’s growth within two inches of the old wood.
If left un-pruned it can reach a height of 8ft (2.5mt).