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Lo & Behold Ruby Chip® Butterfly Bush Buddleia x

Exposure
  • Sun

The optimum amount of sun or shade each plant needs to thrive: Full Sun (6+ hours), Part Sun (4-6 hours), Full Shade (up to 4 hours).

Flower Season
  • Summer
  • Fall
Mature Size
3' 3'
Height
3' - 3'
Spread
3' - 3'
  • Details

    Features

    Finally - a butterfly bush with the neat habit of the Lo & Behold series, with the jaw-dropping color intensity of the "Miss" series! Lo & Behold Ruby Chip butterfly bush brings together the best of both, with a tidy 2.5'/.76m size and dozens of magenta-ruby flower spikes. Fragrant and long-blooming, it keeps putting out fresh flowers without the need to deadhead (i.e., remove old brown flowers). Perfect for flower gardens or landscapes.

    Top reasons to grow Lo & Behold Ruby Chip butterfly bush:

    - Space-saving dwarf habit fits anywhere

    - Brightly colored flowers all summer

    - Sun-loving and heat tolerant

    Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer
    Long Blooming
    Heat Tolerant
    Deadheading Not Necessary
    Drought Tolerant
    Attracts: 
    Butterflies
    Hummingbirds
    Resists: 
    Deer
    Small or Miniature

    Characteristics

    Plant Type: 
    Shrub
    Shrub Type: 
    Deciduous
    Height Category: 
    Short
    Garden Height: 
    30 - 32 Inches
    Spacing: 
    30 - 32 Inches
    Spread: 
    30 - 32 Inches
    Flower Colors: 
    Pink
    Flower Shade: 
    Ruby
    Foliage Colors: 
    Green
    Foliage Shade: 
    Green
    Habit: 
    Mounded
    Container Role: 
    Filler

    Plant Needs

    Light Requirement: 
    Sun
    Maintenance Category: 
    Easy
    Blooms On: 
    New Wood
    Bloom Time: 
    Summer through Fall
    Hardiness Zones: 
    5a, 5b, 6a, 6b, 7a, 7b, 8a, 8b, 9a, 9b
    Water Category: 
    Low
    Needs Good Drainage
    Soil Fertility Requirement: 
    Average Soil
    Uses: 
    Border Plant
    Uses: 
    Container
    Uses: 
    Edging Plant
    Uses: 
    Landscape
    Uses: 
    Mass Planting
    Uses Notes: 

    With its nifty little mounded habit, Lo & Behold Ruby Chip butterfly bush fits nicely into flower beds, perennial gardens, or landscapes. Can also be grown in a container.

    Maintenance Notes: 

    Learn to care for your butterfly bush like a pro with our Ultimate Guide to Butterfly Bush.

    PLEASE NOTE: Lo & Behold Ruby Chip® - Butterfly Bush - Buddleia x is restricted and cannot be shipped to the state(s) of OR or WA.

    Lo & Behold Ruby Chip® Buddleia x 'SMNBDD' USPP 32,399, Can PBRAF
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    Browse reviews from people who have grown this plant.
    • Great dwarf butterfly bush, gets lots of beautiful fragrant blooms and is hardy for our zone.

      Windscapes Landscaping
      , Michigan
      , United States
      , 26 weeks ago
    • Andrew J Nanoff
      , California
      , United States
      , 43 weeks ago
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