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Buddleja davidii 'Black Knight' (Large Plant)

Buddleia, Butterfly Bush

Hardy Shrub

Buddleja are easy to grow shrubs which take minimal care, and will last for many years in the garden. Buddleja 'Black Knight' is the most popular Butterfly Bush, and is grown for the deep, indigo-blue flowers, which are fragrant and produced neatly at the tips of the stems.

The Butterfly Bush will attract the most different species of butterfly to your garden, and will thrive on neglect and even grow happily in poor soil conditions. Plants of Buddleja are drought resistant, easy maintenance and excellent for attracting wildlife to the garden. Height: and Spread: 2.5m (8.2").

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer

Ideal For:
cottage gardens, wildlife gardens
Flowering Period:
July, August, September
Position:
full sun, sun or semi shade
    • 1 x 3.5 litre potted buddleja plant

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £10.99
    • 2 x 3.5 litre potted buddleja plants

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £19.99
Plant Buddleja into garden borders in any moist, well-drained garden soil, in full sun or semi-shade. Alternatively grow Butterfly Bush plants in patio containers using soil based compost such as John Innes No.3.
Feed and water container-grown plants regularly. Buddleja planted directly into borders will require only occasional attention. In spring, prune your Butterfly Bush back to a permanent low framework of 3 or 4 buds from the base of the plant. Deadhead faded Buddleja flowers to prolong the flowering season.

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