Buddleja davidii 'Royal Red'
Spectacular summer color from conical clusters of rich, purple-red flowers. The nectar-rich flowers have a splendid fragrance. A beautiful selection with a naturally relaxed habit giving it a loftier, shorter appearance than taller varieties. A good background or accent plant for a perennial border or cutting garden. Deciduous. Sold in 3 gallon container.
Light Needs: Full sun
Water Needs: Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat or containers.
Plant type: Shrub
Growth habit: Rounded
Growth rate: Fast
Average landscape size: Fast growing; reaches 6 to 8 ft. tall, 4 to 6 ft. wide.
Special features: Easy Care, Fast Growing, Waterwise
Foliage color: Gray-green
Blooms: Midsummer through Fall
Flower color: Purple
Flower attributes: Flowers for Cutting, Fragrant, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: Border, Container, Cutting Garden, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Hedge, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Specimen, Urban Garden