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Butterfly Bush Buddleia Lo & Behold® Ice Chip
Butterfly Bush Buddleia Lo & Behold® 'Blue Chip'

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Fragrant white flowers attract butterflies. Non-invasive. Dwarf, spreading habit. Deer-resistant. Attracts butterflies.

Fragrant Flower, Continuous Bloom or Rebloomer, Long Blooming
Fall Interest
Heat Tolerant
Deadheading Not Necessary
Drought Tolerant
Duration: Shrub, deciduous
Garden Height: 18 - 24 Inches
Spacing: 24 - 36 Inches
Spread: 24 - 30 Inches

Plant Needs:
Light Requirement: Sun
Maintenance Category: Easy
Blooms On: New Wood
Bloom Time: Mid Summer, Late Summer, Early Fall, Mid Fall
Water Category: Average
Needs Good Drainage
Landscape Uses Notes:
A good groundcover for mass plantings; perennial gardens; mixed borders.

Maintenance Notes:
Get all the details you need to grow butterfly bush like an expert in our Ultimate Guide to Butterfly Bush. This dwarf, wide spreading addition to the Lo & Behold series has pure white flowers which jump against a backdrop of silvery foliage. Not only seedless, it's also continuous blooming and requires no deadheading. Its neat, low spreading habit makes it the perfect ground covering plant.

Cold, wet winters can be really hard on buddleia, so here are a few tips to help your buddleia thrive in your garden:
1. Make sure the soil is well-drained. That place where the plow truck dumps snow in the winter? Not a good idea.
2. Full sun. That's at least 6 hours. No cheating.
3. Plant early in the season. This gives the plants all summer and fall to establish. Fall planting can be chancy in northern regions.
4. Wait until it leafs out in spring before pruning. In some years you may have to prune it back to the ground. After milder winters, maybe not so much. Avoid fall pruning.


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