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BUDDLEJA yunnanensis

Commonly known as Buddleia, Butterfly bush

Large tapering leaves and violet flowers on this rare Chinese species first discovered in 1915
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  • Deciduous - narrowly oval leaves to 12cm (5in) long.
  • Purple - Shades of purple/mauve/lilac/violet - violet flowers
  • Height - 3m (10ft)
  • Spread - 2.5m (8ft)
  • Tall Shrub - vigorous, upright shrub. Flowers in slender panicles to 6cm (2½in) long.
  • 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
  • Additional Features - Good to know - wildlife plant - insects
  • Pests & Diseases - capsid bugs, caterpillars, figwort weevil, mullein moth. red spider mites.
  • Place of origin - China. First described by French botanist F. Gagnepain in 1915.
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly
  • Butterfly friendly
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Buddleia - Care Guide
3m (10ft)
Tall Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2.5m (8ft)
 

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