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Buddleia davidii 'Royal Red'

Also called Summer Lilac


Photo courtesy of Vanbelle

Photo courtesy of Vanbelle

More About Buddleia davidii 'Royal Red'

  • Long, upright panicles of fragrant, purple-red florets
  • Arching branches display gray-green leaves
  • Attractive to butterflies
  • Popular as a fresh cut flower
  • Bloom Time: Midsummer to mid-fall

Zone:

5

Height:

150-200 cm

Spread:

120-150 cm

Colour:

Red

Royal Red Butterfly Bush Growing and Maintenance Tips

Plant in a well-drained soil, in full sun. Removing spent flower spikes will promote additional blooming. Prune back in late winter to maintain shape, and encourage growth and flowering for the following season.

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Buddleia davidii 'Royal Red' Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Fast
Fast
Rabbit Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Deer Resistant
Deer Resistant
Cut Flower/Foliage
Cut Flower/Foliage
Fragrant
Fragrant
Long Blooming
Long Blooming

Soil Moisture

Moist to Average
Well-drained

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Summer

Habit

Vase-shape
Rounded

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen

 Suitable Substitutions for Buddleia davidii 'Royal Red'

Buddleia davidii 'Black Knight'

Buddleia davidii 'Black Knight'

Black Knight Butterfly Bush