Deep rich velvet flower spikes on this compact ‘Buzz™’ style habit which attract bees and butterflies in abundance.
Velvet Butterfly Bush is a member of the Buzz™ family of butterfly bushes that are known for their compact growth yet full sized flowers. Velvet Butterfly Bush has rich maroon coloured flowers on a compact plant. (Thompson & Morgan quote)
B.Buzz™ Velvet has only been in our display bed at Longstock for one year and gave a good display for three months during the summer of 2015, but has died over the past winter.
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This series of plants was developed by Thompson & Morgan of Ipswich, Suffolk, England in a quest to create new hybrids which were more compact and easier to grow in the modern small garden. After 8 years of breeding and selection, the Buzz™ series was born.