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Buddleia 'Miss Pearl'

Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush

Butterfly Bush

Comments

A showy, long blooming variety with pure white, fragrant flowers in summer; attracts butterflies; allow to leaf out in spring before pruning, avoid pruning in fall; mid-sized plant is perfect for home landscapes; a non-invasive variety

Description

A showy, long blooming variety with pure white, fragrant flowers in summer; attracts butterflies; allow to leaf out in spring before pruning, avoid pruning in fall; mid-sized plant is perfect for home landscapes; a non-invasive variety

Landscape Attributes

Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush is an open multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with an upright spreading habit of growth. Its average texture blends into the landscape, but can be balanced by one or two finer or coarser trees or shrubs for an effective composition.

This is a relatively low maintenance shrub, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting bees, butterflies and hummingbirds to your yard, but is not particularly attractive to deer who tend to leave it alone in favor of tastier treats. It has no significant negative characteristics.

Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Accent;Mass Planting;Hedges/Screening;General Garden Use;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush will grow to be about 5 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 5 feet. It tends to be a little leggy, with a typical clearance of 1 foot from the ground, and is suitable for planting under power lines. It grows at a fast rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 20 years.

Light Requirement:

full sun

full sun

Moisture:

dry to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

5a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

5 feet

5 feet

Deer Resistant:

true

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