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6th January 2021. In line with the current government lockdown rules, Burncoose Nurseries is closed to visitors. However at present we are able to offer click and collect to local customers. This will be weekdays only, not weekends. Mail order is continuing as normal. However please allow extra time for the couriers to deliver, once despatched from us. Sorry to say that some depots are experiencing high volumes of traffic, also staff shortages.
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BUDDLEJA davidii 'Nanho Purple'

Commonly known as Buddleia, Butterfly bush

Dwarfish habit, flowers violet-purple with orange centres
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£13.50 each
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Any 3+ £11.00 each

  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - willow-like, greyish green leaves
  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet - rich purple with orange throat
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Medium shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - arching branches. Produces panicles to 15cm (6in) long of orange-eyed flowers
  • Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - fast-growing but compact form. Prune after flowering to maintain form. Wildlife plant - bees, butterflies
  • Pests & Diseases - capsid bugs, caterpillars, figwort weevil, mullein moth, red spider mites
  • Place of origin - China, Japan. Garden origin. Monrovia Nursery, California, USA. 1984
  • Flower Shape - Panicles - - numerous panicles to 15cm (6in) long
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Leaf margin - Entire - see photos above
  • Leaf shape - Lanceolate - see photos above
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - - honey scented
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil - - moderately fertile
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Butterfly friendly
  • Rabbit Resistant
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2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  1.5m (5ft)
 

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