Red Butte Photo of the Day 31.August.2009

Buddleja

Pink Delight Butterfly Bush      Buddleja davidii

This Butterfly Bush cultivar displays bright pink sprays of flowers, often reaching 18 inches long atop beautiful silvery foliage.

The flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds that feed on the nectar that is present from late summer into fall.

It is recommended that this plant be pruned back in late winter to encourage new shoots to grow from the bottom of the plant, as these branches tend to be stronger and produce larger, more beautiful flower heads.


HOURS
Jan 2-Mar 31: 9 am-5 pm
April 1-30: 9 am-7:30pm
May 1-Aug 31: 9 am-9 pm*
Sept 1-30: 9 am-7:30 pm*
Oct 1-Dec 23: 9 am-5 pm

Closed Thanksgiving Day
and Dec 24-Jan 1

*Days when outdoor concerts are scheduled, hours are 9 am-5 pm.

Only Service Animals are allowed in the Garden

GENERAL ADMISSION

Members: Free
Adults (ages 18-64): $10
Seniors (ages 65+): $8
Military w/ID: $8
Children (ages 3-17): $6
Children (under 3): Free
U of U Faculty/Staff: $8
U of U Students: Free with valid ID

Groups (12 or more) $1 off ea. person

Enjoy half-price admission December, January, and February

CONTACT
(801)585-0556

LOCATION
300 Wakara Way
Salt Lake City, UT 84108
How to Get Here

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