Buddleia, or Butterfly bush, is a flowering shrub that produces clusters of nectar-rich flowers all summer long. perennial in Zones 5-10, it dies back to the ground in severe winters, only to return bigger in spring. Most varieties grow 3- 6' tall, dwarf forms to 2' tall. Flowers can be shades of purple, blue, yellow, pink, lavender, white, red. Plant them in a sunny spot. Butterflies come in droves!
Botanical: Buddleia Zone: Winter hardy in zones 5 to 9 Type: Perennial Exposure: Full to Part Sun Height: 6 to 8 feet Special: Attracts Butterflies! Anyone can provide a safe-haven for butterflies and at the same time create a gorgeous midsummer display in the garden. This summer-blooming bush, comes in a rainbow of colors.