STAR PLANTS: BLOOMABLES® CRANRAZZ™ BUTTERFLY BUSH
LATIN NAME: 'BUDDLEIA HYBRID 'BOSCRANZ' PP 25,730
From spring to mid-autumn, this shrub releases cranberry red panicles that attract butterflies, hummingbirds, and on-lookers! This flowering shrub grows to be 5-6 feet tall and 5 feet wide. Once established, this plant is drought and heat tolerant.
Amount of Sunlight: Prefers full sun; tolerates shade
Amount of Water: Water regularly; more frequent watering in extreme heat
Soil Conditions: Adaptable to most soils; Prefers well-drained soil
Cold Hardiness Zone: 5-10
This easy-to-grow, shrub needs a regular water schedule to ensure the growth of a mature root system. After the mature root system is established, watering is needed occasionally, except during a drought, watering is needed regularly. Pruning in late winter to encourage new growth.