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Nanho Blue Butterfly Bush

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Irresistibly Beautiful Nanho Blue Butterfly Bush

  • Blue Flower Clusters
  • Hardy and Disease Resistant
  • Butterflies Absolutely Adore It
  • Makes Great Cut Flowers

The Nanho Blue Butterfly Bush (Buddleia davidii 'Nanho Blue') is hands down one of the most striking of all of the butterfly bushes. This isn't the typical purple, lavender or rose buddleia; this is a gentian blue that looks brilliant all season long.

This super hardy plant loves full sun and thrives in almost any soil. In warmer climates it can grow to 10 feet tall. In cold winter areas it will die to the ground, but come back even stronger in the spring.

Just like its name says, this shrub is a siren to butterflies, and also hummingbirds. They will be drawn to your Nanho Blue from all over the garden. Plant this where you can watch all the action.

Even mixing this captivating plant with other colors, it's beauty shines endlessly. This plant will be sure to stand out no matter what!

Buddleia, or Butterfly Bush, has been a garden sensation for centuries. They took the garden world by storm when they were first planted in England's Kew gardens in the 1880's. These shrubs grow from the ground to 4 or five feet tall in one season with hundreds of arching flowers covering the plants from summer to frost like a fountain.

Make sure to order more than one Nanho Blue Butterfly Bush, because you will be so happy with its performance that you'll want to start your own butterfly garden! the plants from summer to frost like a fountain.

Make sure to order more than one Nanho Blue Butterfly Bush, because you will be so happy with its performance that you'll want to start your own butterfly garden!

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
Size Volume
2"x2"x3" Ranges from .18 to .21 dry quarts / .198 to .23 dry liters in volume
4.5" Container Equal to .65 dry quart / .72 dry liter in volume
Sprinter Pot Equal to .63 dry quart / .69 dry liter in volume
4" Container Ranges from .31 to .87 / .35 to .96 dry liter in volume
6" Container Equal to 1.4 dry quarts / 1.59 dry liters 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
Size Volume
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
Size Volume
#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
Size Volume
#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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0 - 19.99 14.95
20 - 49.99 17.95
50 - 69.99 19.95
70 - 99.99 24.95
100 - 129.99 29.95
130 - 130+ Approx 25%

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PLANT HIGHLIGHTS

Nanho Blue Butterfly Bush Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-9
Growing Zones 5-9
More Information
Brand Nature Hills' Choice
Botanical Name Buddleia davidii 'Nanho Blue'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 5 - 7 feet
Mature Spread 4 - 6 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Type Well Drained
Moisture Medium
Growth Rate Fast
Flower Color Purple, Blue
Foliage Color Silver BlueGreen
Pollinator Friendly Yes
When To Prune Early Spring
Fragrant Yes