Buddleia – Miss Pearl’

Garden Height
48 - 60
Spacing
48 - 60
Spread
48 - 60
Habit
Upright
Container Role
Thriller
Flower Size
Medium
Flower Colors
White
Light Level
Sun
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Attracts: Bees, Butterflies, Hummingbirds

Resists: Deer, Rabbits

Continuous Re-Bloom

Dead-Heading Not Necessary

Fragrant Flower

Fun Facts This non-invasive variety is approved for sale in Oregon and Washington, though it will be called a "summer lilac" instead of a "butterfly bush."

Heat Tolerant

Long Blooming

Needs Good Drainage

Uses Notes

'Miss Pearl' butterfly bush adds long-lasting flower power to any sunny spot in your landscape. It's a particularly nice choice for flower beds and cottage gardens, or use it as a blooming hedge to provide coverage in the summer. And of course, it's a natural choice to add to your butterfly garden.

 

Maintenance Category Easy

Water Category Low

Blooms On New Wood

Bloom Time

Flower Form Border Plant, Container, Good for Screening, Landscape, Mass Planting, Specimen or Focal Point

pH B - pH 5.8 - 6.2

EC (2:1 Extraction Method) 0.6 - 0.9

Fertilization 150 - 200

Light Requirements Medium, High

Water Requirements Moderate to Moist

Rooting Out Temperature 65 - 72° Fahrenheit

Growing On Temperature 50 - 60° Fahrenheit

Holding Temperature 40 - 50° Fahrenheit

Pinching and Growth Regulators

3-4 prunes will produce a very compact full three gallon. See Special Notes for additional pruning protocol.

Pest and Disease Management

Standard Pest and disease practices as laid out in the notes. Spider Mites, Aphids and Downy Mildew can be problematic.

Grower Tips

-Plants are extremely susceptible to Spider Mites, scout and treat aggressively.

Buddleia will rebloom in approximately 4-6 weeks from a pinch or prune during the summer. Hence, having up to 3-4 crop cycles will allow you to continually have fresh product ready to sell covered with large terminal blooms.

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