Butterfly Bushes

Butterfly Bushes, Lavender

Anonymous added on August 1, 2011 | Answered

Do I cut off dead flowers from butterfly bush? Also, I didn't pick lavender blooms--do I cut them off?

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Answered on August 2, 2011

Deadheading or some pruning (removing dead flowers) seems to extend the bloom time.

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