Buddleja Buzz Ivory 'Tobuivo' (PBR) (Buzz Series)
- Position: full sun
- Soil: fertile, well-drained soil
- Rate of growth: fast-growing
- Flowering period: July to September
- Hardiness: fully hardy
A long-flowering shrub, with arching stems that terminate in conical panicles that are densely packed with small tubular flowers. Fast growing but compact, the showy flowers are very attractive to butterflies and bees.
- Garden care: Prune back hard in March, removing all of the previous year's growth to three or four buds.
The best butterfly plant of all is the buddleja, a shrubby plant with fingers of honey-scented flowers. When given a warm, sunny position it will ooze nectar from its slender flowers, which come in many colours. The most attractive to butterflies and beRead full article