Ultra Violet Butterfly Bush

Southern Living Plants

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  • USDA Hardiness Zones 5-9
  • Height 3 Feet Tall
  • Spread 3 Feet Wide
  • Light Requirement is Full Sun

This mounding elegant Butterfly bush is an addition you are going to want to add to your landscape. Ultra Violet Butterfly Bush has vivid purple blooms and a generous flowering season. It is tolerant to heat and has fragrant flowers. This plant is resistant to deer and other pests.

The Ultra Violet Butterfly Bush has deep green foliage. It produces blooms that are a vibrant purple color. Those blooms are fragrant and will bring pollinators and birds to your yard. Flowering season begins in the summer and lasts through fall. This butterfly bush boasts a compact mounding habit that will reach four to five feet tall and wide. Use for its cut flowers, border planting, mass planting, screening, or as a focal point.

Ultra Violet Butterfly Bush Care

The Ultra Violet Butterfly Bush needs to be planted in full sun for best results. Soil needs to be well drained and fertile. During first season water regularly to ensure your plant develops a deep and strong root system. Once established, frequency can be reduced. Apply fertilizer in the spring. Pruning should take place in late fall or early spring. Trim spent blooms to encourage continuous blooming.

Ultra Violet Butterfly Bush Spacing

Proper spacing for your plant is imperative. It ensures your plant can grow and provide best results. The Ultra Violet Butterfly Bush should be spaced four to five feet, center on center.

Ultra Violet Butterfly Bush Plant Facts

USDA Hardiness Zones: 5-9
Flower Color(s): Violet
Bloom Period: Spring to Fall
Foliage Color(s): Green
Light Exposure: Full Sun
Height: 3 Feet
Spread: 3 Feet
Habit: Compact
Watering: Medium
Features: Cut Flowers, Rebloomer, Attracts Butterflies
Scientific Name: Buddleia 'PDSI-1'
Common Name: Ultra Violet™ Butterfly Bush
Brand: Southern Living Plants

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Summer Shipping

  • If there is extreme heat we’ll delay shipping.  
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1 Review - Ultra Violet Butterfly Bush Show Reviews

  • 5
    i love its vibrant blooms

    Posted by Pamela Jennings on Dec 12th 2021

    I am so happy with my purchase. It was love at first sight and I was so excited to see the vibrant blooms and the butterflies the flowers brought to my garden. Thanks Plant Addicts!