Pretty, purple, and prepared to bring the butterflies to your garden! Nanho Purple butterfly bush is another one of the old-fashioned butterfly bushes we offer. A favorite since the 1980s, this full-sized plants creates big, honey-scented flower spikes of an appealing pure purple. The Nanho butterfly bushes are characterized by narrow, silvery foliage, which gives them a different look in the garden. Even if you already grow other purple butterfly bushes, you’ll find this selection brings a unique variation to your collection.
Blooms best and longest if deadheaded, though this isn't strictly necessary.
Plant size: 5-7'/1.5-2.1m tall and wide
Light: full sun (6+ hrs/day)
Hardiness: USDA zone 5-9 (Find your hardiness zone)
Pollinator value: attracts butterflies of all types, as well as other pollinating insects
Notable features: fragrant, deer resistant, long-blooming, drought tolerant.
Pot size: one quart
Plant name: Buddleia davidii ‘Nanho Purple’