Questions about Planting a Butterfly tree/bush

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I know Butterfly Bushes like sun but how much space do the need? How far out from a fence should it be planted ?
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  • Janet Pizaro Janet Pizaro on May 14, 2017
    They get very large and wide so the more space the better.

  • Kathy Hord Kathy Hord on May 14, 2017
    Thank you. It was a Mother's Day present. I don't want to bother the neighbors with too close to our fence.

  • Ann Ann on May 16, 2017
    Butterfly bushes can get quiet large, but measure 3 feet from fence . I planted one and i used a round piece of land scape fabric around it I also put out mulch to keep weeds at bay. when i plant roses i put landscape fabric then mulch.

  • Veronica Veronica on May 16, 2017
    They can grow 10 ft. High an 8ft wide at maturity so pick a permanent spot. I have 7bushes an just love them. Good luck Hun an enjoy l.