Buddleia davidii 'Windy Hill'

Windy Hill Hardy Butterfly Bush

Categories: Shrubs

A cold tolerant selection of purple buddleia from Massachusetts. Has withstood temperatures of -25 F. Gray-green foliage and long summer blooming period. In northern climates, cut back to the ground in early spring to promote new growth.

More About Buddleia davidii 'Windy Hill'

  • A VERY hardy selection from Mass.
  • hardy to at least -25F

A wonderful form of butterfly bush selected for its improved stem hardiness. Has been grown successfully in sheltered locations in both Zone 4 and 5 gardens. Fragrant, dark purple flowers.

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2-4 ft


2-3 ft

Hardiness Zone:

(4) 5-8

Buddleia davidii 'Windy Hill' Characteristics


  • Fragrant
  • Mass Plant
  • Border
  • Specimen
  • Cottage Garden
  • Container
  • Cut Flower / or Foliage

Critter Resistance

  • Deer Resistant


  • Part Sun/Part Shade
  • Does best in full sun

Growth Rate in the Garden

  • Medium

Nature Attraction

  • Hummingbirds
  • Butterflies

Season of Interest (Flowering)

  • Late Summer
  • Fall

Soil Moisture Needs

  • Dry
  • Needs well drained soil
  • Average

Flower Color

  • Purple
  • Lavender


  • Spreading
  • Cascading