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Buddleia Humdinger 'Little Nugget'


Buddleja Humdinger 'Little Nugget' is a small, compact shrub with gold-green foliage and magenta-purple flowers from early summer to fall.

Buddleia Humdinger 'Little Nugget' is a valuable, compact, multifaceted shrub with beautiful gold-green foliage and 5-6 inch long, magenta-purple spikes that deepen to blue-purple from early summer to frost. The Humdinger collection offers earlier bloom times, compact habit, and shorter stature with vigorous growth. Use as a specimen or focal point. Drought tolerant.

Common Name: Butterfly Bush

Family: Buddlejaceae (The Butterfly Bush Family)

Zone Hardiness: 5-10

Light: Full Sun

Height: 2-4'

Width: under 4"

Primary Bloom Colour: Purple

Secondary Bloom Colour:

Class: Deciduous

Type: Shrub

Bloom Time: Summer - Fall

Soil Moisture: Average, Dry, Drought Tolerant

Stem Colour:

Fragrance: Yes

Berries: No

Benefits: Butterflies, Bees, Hummingbirds

Deer Resistant: Unknown

BC Native: No

Native Habitat: Found in rocky riverside habitats between 1300 - 2600m. Waste places, often on brick walls, cliffs or roadsides.


Geogrpahical Origin: Americas - Central and South America

Miscellaneous - Garden Origin

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