Proven Winners® ColorChoice® Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush

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Imagine a fast-growing shrub that is so sweet and fragrant, it's earned the name "Butterfly Bush". Well, introducing the Proven Winners® ColorChoice® Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush is an outstanding variety of these amazing low-maintenance bushes!

Beloved for its ease of care and beautiful display Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush (Buddleia x 'Miss Pearl') is one you can count on for a reliable shrub in spring! With aromatic dark green foliage providing a vibrant presence in your yard as it quickly reaches its 4-5 feet in height and width. The airy branching ends with a fat fluffy white spire of fragrant florets!

By late summer, when your other flowering plants are completing their show, your Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush will burst forth in long, narrow clusters of white blossoms. The pristine flowers shoot up above the foliage to sway in the breeze and attract Hummingbirds, and pollinators with their delicious scent. The fabulous show persists into fall until your Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush conveniently dies back to the ground for a tidy winter appearance in your yard and well-deserved winter's rest!

Planting and Application:

Your Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush is a deciduous, ornamental shrub with a semi-compact nature and is both drought and heat-tolerant. Miss Pearl looks perfect in a mixed shrub border or Cottage garden, and is a must-have for the Butterfly Garden and Moon Garden!

These shrubs can even do well in containers on your patio or dressing up a large planter on your sun-drenched front porch or seating areas. Both en masse or as single specimens, either way, Miss Pearl always demands to be the center of attention!

You'll love the airy screening hedges around your seating areas or property! These nearly 5-foot-tall shrubs are fantastic flowering backdrops and border plantings! Create a prominent focal point in your garden with these fast-growing brilliant shrubs! Mix throughout the Pollinator border with other members of the Proven Winners® Miss series like Miss Violet and the rosy Miss Molly!

  • Pure White Fragrant Flowers
  • Fast Growing & Airy Branching
  • Dark Green Aromatic Foliage
  • Nectar-Rich Pollinator-Friendly Blooms & Lovely Cut Flowers
  • Large Planters, Backdrops, Specimens & Mass Plantings

#ProPlantTips for Care:

Butterfly Bushes are low-maintenance shrubs that are perfect for new and busy gardeners alike! Plant in full sun throughout USDA hardiness zones 5 to 9. Once established, Buddleia are low-water usage but do appreciate supplemental moisture during drought and the summer months to keep the flowers returning until frost. Provide a 3-4 inch deep layer of arborist mulch to support your shrub's root system. Like most butterfly favorites, this deciduous plant is drought tolerant and not on any deer's menu of favorite snacks.

Deadhead to keep the blooms reblooming until frost. Go ahead and cut all of the flowers you want for bouquets! You will want to cut these plants back to the ground before spring, when grown in colder climates; acting more like an herbaceous perennial. For plants grown in warm growing zones, these woody shrubs only need an early spring trim will help ensure the best performance and best flowers.

  • Full Sun Shrub/Perennial
  • Well-Drained Soil
  • Moderate Moisture & Fertility
  • Deer & Salt Tolerant
  • Prune In Early Spring

Developed for the "Miss series", the lovely Proven Winners® ColorChoice® Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush has it all! Fragrant pristine flowers and a manageable size, you'll fall in love with this non-invasive shrub! With so much to offer it's difficult to find a reason to not plant a Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush from Nature Hills Nursery this year!

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

Keep in mind, specific varieties and different growing conditions can affect the rate at which plants grow. Variations in size may occur.

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
#6 Container Ranges from 5.25 to 6.01 dry gallons / 23.12 to 26.42 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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At Nature Hills we handle, package and ship the products you order with the utmost care to ensure healthy delivery. Shipping and handling charges are calculated based on the tables below. Please note that some items include an additional handling surcharge, these will be noted on the item's product page.

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0 - 19.99 24.99
20 - 49.99 29.99
50 - 69.99 34.99
70 - 99.99 39.99
100 - 129.99 44.99
130 - 149.99 48.99
150 - 150+ Approx 28%

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Proven Winners® ColorChoice® Miss Pearl Butterfly Bush Is Suited to Grow in Zones 5-9
Growing Zones 5-9
More Information
Brand Proven Winners ColorChoice
Botanical Name Buddleia x 'Miss Pearl'
Type Deciduous
Mature Height 4 - 5 feet
Mature Spread 4 - 5 feet
Sun Exposure Full Sun
Soil Widely Adaptable
Moisture Moderate to Low
Growth Rate Fast
Flower Color Pristine White
Foliage Green
Pollinator Friendly Yes
Pruning Time Early Spring
Fragrant Yes
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