butterfly bushes - Knowledgebase Question

hebron, Ke
Question by brush1285
October 24, 2009
I live in zone 6, northern ky and cincinnati area.when should I cut my butterfly bushes back.


Image
Answer from NGA
October 24, 2009

0

Butterfly Bush, also known as Buddleia davidii, blooms on new growth. Therefore, stems should be pruned back in early spring to encourage large, lush flower spikes. Prune to about 6" above ground level.

You must be signed in before you can post questions or answers. Click here to join!

« Return to the Garden Knowledgebase Homepage

Member Login:

Username:

Password:

[ Join now ]

Today's site banner is by sunnyvalley and is called "Autumn Colour"