Buddleja Nanho Blue
- Fast growing, deciduous plant
- Supplied 2 Litre Pot Grown shrub ready for garden planting
- Price Includes VAT
Nanho Blue is more commonly known as The Butterfly Bush is a compact, fast growing, semi evergreen shrub with arching branches, lance shaped grey/green leaves, and unusual, fragrant, dark lavender / dark blue large almost iridescent, blooming panicles throughout the summer. Buddleja are rich in nectar which encourage wildlife such as ladybirds, and butterflies into the garden. Buddleja are fast growing, developing into a stunning shrub. Ideal for planting among other fast growing plants for an instant garden, drought tolerant, great for beds and borders. Low maintenance. Ultimate height and spread – 1.5m x 1.5m 5-10 years.
Where to Plant
Plant full sun for best flowering and colours, in most soil conditions, well draining. Likes chalky, clay, loamy and sandy soils. Deadheading the flowers will keep the plants blooming longer during the season. Cutting back Buddleja plants nearly to the ground in winter to regenerate a beautiful spring/summer plant. Water well during dry periods and fertilise regularly.