This little gem blooms in midsummer before some other varieties of butterfly bushes. Its fragrant 10-12" pure white flower panicles attract butterflies and pollinators. Growing 4- 4 1/2' tall, Little Angel Butterfly Bush is a compact, drought-tolerant butterfly bush that is ideal for garden borders and patio containers. It also makes a lovely cut flower. Little Angel Butterfly Bush is adaptable to a wide range of soil types and growing conditions, and grows best in full sun to partial shade. Butterfly bushes have arching habits and produce masses of fragrant, flowers from midsummer to fall. They are low-maintenance, easy-care plants.
Planting InstructionsSet plant at same level it is growing at in the container. Firm soil and water thoroughly.
Flower FormVery long 10-12" pure white flower panicles.
Foliage TypeGreen foliage
Soil RequirementAdaptable to a wide range of soil types and growing conditions
PruningThey die all the way back to the ground in northern winters, it is best to cut back all of the old wood to about 12" in the spring. This will result in more compact plants. Flowers bloom on new wood.
Unique CharactersticsWalters Gardens: Little Angel has a shorter stature, its extremely dense, compact habit demands your attention in the garden. The pure white flower panicles appear a few weeks sooner than you would expect for a butterfly bush.