Burning Bush (Dictamnus fraxinilla)

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Burning Bush, scientifically known as Dictamnus fraxinella, a captivating perennial that will add a touch of magic and beauty to your garden. With its clusters of star-shaped flowers and citrus-like fragrance, this plant exudes a sense of allure and charm. Growing up to 2 to 3 feet tall, it forms lovely mounds of blooms, creating a stunning visual display.

The Burning Bush is a favorite among pollinators, attracting bees and butterflies with its nectar-rich flowers. Additionally, this plant is known for its intriguing phenomenon called "self-ignition." Where its aromatic oils can produce a brief, harmless flame upon warm summer evenings, hence its name "Burning Bush." Ideal for sunny to partially shaded areas and well-drained soil, this unique species adds a touch of intrigue to any garden landscape.

Embrace the allure of Burning Bush and create a pollinator-friendly haven in your garden while enjoying its captivating beauty and aromatic surprises.

Fun Facts: Burning Bush (Dictamnus fraxinilla)

  • Botanical Name: Dictamnus fraxinilla
  • Height: 24-36 in
  • Life Cycle: Shrub
  • Color: 
  • Bloom Season: Spring/Summer
  • Light Requirements: Full Sun
  • Hardiness Zones: 3-8
  • Non-Native Colorado Shrub

More importantly here is what you get!

At Finding Nectar, you can purchase Burning Bush (Dictamnus fraxinilla) in a 4 inch pot, grown from seed, without the use of systemic pesticides, and are nurtured in living soil. We prioritize the root health of our flowers rather than forcing them to bloom, giving them the best chance to flourish in your yard within the first year.

Here is why it's important

At Finding Nectar in Arvada, Colorado, we highly value pollinators' vital role in ecosystems and food supply. Therefore, we thoughtfully select plants, like the Burning Bush (Dictamnus fraxinilla), to support them.

These nectar-rich and pollen-filled plants nourish bees, butterflies, and more. By using our pollinator-friendly species, you actively preserve essential beings and create a thriving garden. Moreover, as a dedicated nursery serving the Front Range, you can shop worry-free about climate suitability.

Join us in creating a sustainable environment for both plants and pollinators! So, choose Finding Nectar for a greener future. Act now and make a difference with Finding Nectar!