butterfly bush

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Synonyms for butterfly bush

tropical shrub having clusters of white or violet or yellow flowers


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Inasmuch as butterfly bushes and rose-of-Sharon both bloom in the summer, they should be pruned in early spring.
Chemical odorants emitted by flower clusters on butterfly bushes growing outside were collected with a portable volatile collection system.
Butterfly bushes also make excellent tall hedges, although they are most appreciated when allowed to grow informally without being boxed.
I received purple coneflowers and black-eyed Susans from friends to plant around the butterfly bushes.
CUT back butterfly bushes or buddlejas to keep plants a manageable size and in good shape.
Maybe you could put up a few birdhouses and plant some butterfly bushes now and save the trees and shrubs for next year.
Q: I planted three butterfly bushes early last spring, all in the same location.
Butterfly bushes with flowers of white, purple, blue, or pink borne on different sized plants with perhaps variegated leaves are all too well advertised to give them space in this listing.
Butterfly bushes, rose-of-Sharon, PG hydrangeas and other late summer blooms can be severely cut back to one-third of their height.
Tiny juncos will appreciate shrubs they can hide under since they are ground eaters, but they and other seed eaters will fly to a yard with sunflowers, butterfly bushes and crape myrtle trees.
Plants including most roses, rose of Sharon and butterfly bushes contain no flower buds at this time.
You should also consider butterfly bushes (Buddleia species) in both lilac and purple.
On days when the temperature reaches 50 degrees or more, homeowners can spend time cleaning away winter debris - pruning the grapevines and cutting back the butterfly bushes, rose of Sharon shrubs, and fractured branches easily reached.
Last but certainly not least would be the butterfly bushes (Buddleia species).