Common Name: Butterfly Bush, Summer Lilac
Hardiness Zone: 5a - 10b
Hardiness Degree: -20°F (-28.9°C)
Blooming Season: Late Summer, Autumn
Plant Habit: Mounded, Upright
Characteristics: Frost Tolerant, Attracts Bees, Attracts Butterflies, Deer Resistant, Drought Tolerant, Attracts Hummingbirds, Fragrant Flowers, Scented Foliage, Heat Tolerant, Low Maintenance
Fertilize: None or when needed only
Spacing: 72 - 78" (183 - 198cm)
Height: 60" (152cm)
Width: 72 - 78" (183 - 198cm)
General Information: Gorgeous butterfly bush produces incredibly long light lavender purple blossoms, a favorite of Monarch butterflies.
Flowers deepen to blue-purple with age.
Incredible flower coverage on a dense clump of minty green leaves.