'Butterfly Bush' seeds
Synonyms: Oenothera lindheimeri
- Perennial 100cm
- Good for beds and borders
- Long flowering
Perennial growing to 100cm. Plant has a shrubby habit with multiple long grass-like wispy stems rising above the foliage covered in rosy white flowers which move in the wind resembling butterflies. Low maintenance, drought hardy, thrives in hot dry conditions. Great for beds, borders, cottage gardens, wildflower gardens and mass plantings. Also known as "bee blossom".
Seeds per gram: 80
Product code: D8-03
Best Months to Sow
Quick Sowing Guide
|Season||Spring and early summer|
|Germination||14-28 days @ 18-25°C|
|Hardiness / Life Cycle||Frost hardy Perennial|
|Position||Full sun, moist well drained soil|
|Days Until Maturity||125 days|
*Notes: Cut back after flowering
How To Grow
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Ratings & Reviews
Butterfly BushMajority of seeds came up after 3 weeks or so. The challenge now is to transfer from the seed stage to pots.
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