During Winter and some early Spring shipments. Some of the plant materials in this shipment are DORMANT. Which means that even thought they have no green top growth, they will grow from dormant buds when temperatures are right. For many perennials, This 'rest period' is ESSENTIAL to good flowering performance in the upcoming season. During Summer/Winter months shipping might be delayed as we only will be shipping on days that we know it wonít harm the plant(s). Monday through Wednesday.
Flutterby Grande ;Peach Cobbler; Butterfly Bush
Hardy in zones 5-9
Mature Height: 48-72 inches
Loves the sun
Blooms early spring to late summer
Immediate shipping in 4" pots
BUDDLEIA: Graceful gray-green foliage arches with flowers from summer into fall. The common name aptly describes this garden beauty. It does not wake up until late spring, but it's worth the wait! Flowers form on current growth. Should be cut back to 12-18" each spring. Will quickly grow back with many flowering canes.
'Peach Cobbler' Butterfly Bush
(Buddle-ia: after Adam Buddle, English botanist)
They're fragrant, colorful and they attract butterflies. Bold, long blooming flowers. Treat them like a perennial in the north; cut them back heavily in the spring for better flowering.
Both fragrant and stunning, this Butterfly Bush produces peach blooms with silvery foliage. Great for attracting beautiful wildlife to the garden. PPAF (Buddleia) Mature Height: 48-72 inches. Hardy Zones 5-9. Immediate shipping in 4" pot.