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Buddleia davidii 'Ile de France'

Also called Summer Lilac


 Suitable Substitutions for Buddleia davidii 'Ile de France'

Buddleia davidii 'Pink Delight'

Buddleia davidii 'Pink Delight'

Pink Delight Butterfly Bush

 

More About Buddleia davidii 'Ile de France'

  • Long, upright panicles of fragrant, blue florets, change to pink
  • 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:

Purple
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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.


Buddleia davidii 'Ile de France' 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