Butterfly Bush Planting: Tips On Caring For Butterfly Bushes Plant in Spring or Fall. Needs full sun - so good for our backyard. Great for butterflies and Hummingbirds, strong floral scent. Plants well with Black Eyed Susans.
Planted in east-facing foundation bed on How to Grow Butterfly Bushes - Use these tips for growing and caring for your Butterfly Bush. It is an easy keeper and requires little water and can survive both hot summers and cold winters.
Pruning butterfly bush: We all know the importance of pruning shrubs and trees. While it has been said that improper pruning practices result in weakened or damaged plants, this is not the case with the butterfly bush.