Buddleia Flutterby Petite Tutti Fruitti Pink
A big butterfly smorgasbord in a little powerhouse package!
Who doesn’t love a summer garden full of butterflies? They are the bow on top of the package, the whipped cream on top of the frappe’, the icing on top of the cupcake! And there is no better way to get a garden full of these brightly-winged friends than to plant a few of their favorite nectar smorgasbords in the garden.
Start with Flutterby Petite Tutti Fruitti Pink Butterfly Bush (Buddleia x ‘Podaras 13’ Plant Patent #22,117). Part of Monrovia’s Flutterby series of buddleia’s, this diminutive plant only grows 24”-30” tall and wide, but is covered in wands of lavender-pink flowers that smell divine and attract butterflies and hummingbirds from all over the neighborhood.
These beauties are sized perfectly to be the stars of mixed borders or mixed container plantings. They also are great in the cutting garden – they are perfect in bouquets.
You’d think that a plant that pumped out flowers like this would be a garden diva, but Tutti Fruitti Pink is one of the easiest and most carefree plants you’ll grow in your garden! Once established it is drought tolerant, heat tolerant and it rarely reseeds. It is also disease resistant, deer hate it and it blooms over a long summer season. Come on! What more could you ask for?
Flutterby Petite Tutti Fruitti Pink will attract tons of pollinators including butterflies, hummingbirds and bees that will bring your summer garden to life.
Trust us, you will want to plant more than just one. They look great in groups of three or five and you can never have too many! Order yours today!
- Easy care
- Pollinators LOVE it
- Great for small gardens
- Great cut flowersStrongly scented
Buying Options for Plants
Nature Hills sells a large variety of plants with several options available. Plants are offered in both potted containers and as dormant bare root without soil. Here is a helpful resource to understand your options as you create a beautiful landscape with help from Nature Hills.
Ever wonder what a larger plant will mean for your landscape? Container Sizes are really all about the age of the plant!
Seasonally, Nature Hills offers hand selected, high quality bare root trees, shrubs and perennials. Bare root plants are sold by height from the top of the root system to the top of the plant. Plants may be taller than the height minimums.
- Popular sizes of select trees are 1 foot, 2 feet, 3 feet, etc.
- Popular sizes of select bare root plants is 1 foot, 18 inches, etc.
Nature Hills Container Size by Volume
|Young Plants to 18 Months|
|2"x2"x3"||Ranges from||.18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume|
|4.5" Container||Equal to||.655 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume|
|3.5" Container||Equal to||.67 dry quart / .74 dry liter in volume|
|4" Container||Equal to||.87 dry quart / .96 dry liter in volume|
|1 Quart||Equal to||1 dry quart / 1.1 dry liter in volume|
|5.5" Container||Equal to||1.89 of a dry quart / 2.08 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x5"||Ranges from||.8 to 1.1 dry quarts / .88 to 1.2 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x6"||Ranges from||1.0 to 1.3 dry quarts / 1.1 to 1.41 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x9"||Ranges from||1.1 to 2.1 dry quarts / 1.2 to 2.3 dry liters in volume|
|4"x4"x10"||Ranges from||1.7 to 2.3 dry quart / 1.87 to 2.53 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 18 Months - 2.5 Years Old|
|2 Quart||Equal to||2 dry quarts / 2.2 dry liters in volume|
|#1 Container||Ranges from||2.26 to 3.73 dry quarts / 2.49 to 4.11 dry liters in volume|
|5"x5"x12"||Equal to||3.5 to 4.3 dry quarts / 3.85 to 4.74 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 2 - 4 Years Old|
|#2 Container||Ranges from||1.19 to 1.76 dry gallons / 5.24 to 7.75 dry liters in volume|
|#3 Container||Ranges from||2.32 to 2.76 dry gallons / 10.22 to 12.16 dry liters in volume|
|Plants 3 - 5 Years Old|
|#5 Container||Ranges from||2.92 to 4.62 dry gallons / 12.86 to 20.35 dry liters in volume|
|#7 Container||Ranges from||5.98 to 6.08 dry gallons / 26.34 to 26.78 dry liters in volume|
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|Brand||Nature Hills Nursery|
|Botanical Name||Buddleia FLUTTERBY PETITE 'Podaras13'|
|Mature Height||2 - 3 feet|
|Mature Spread||1 - 4 feet|
|Soil Type||Well drained soils best|
|Moisture||Water to establish, then very drought tolerant|
|Sun Exposure||Full Sun|
|Flower Color||Rich pink|
|Foliage Color||Silvery blue|