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Buddleja (Buddleia) davidii Gonglepod

Buddleja (Buddleia) davidii Gonglepod

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Buddleja davidii
(Butterfly Bush) 

This deciduous shrub has green leaves & produces lilac pink flowers during summer and autumn.
    Perfect for a mixed border and highly attractive to bees and butterflies and also helps insects prolong their feeding due to the flowers appearing in summer and continuing in to autumn.

    • Height: Flowering to 3m
    • Spread: Easily maintained to 2.5m
    • Foliage Colour: Lance shaped  green
    • Flower Colour: Pink-purple
    • Soil Type: Well drained, sandy, loam, chalk, clay
    • Position: Full Sun - Partial Shade
    • Hardiness: Hardy H6 (-15)
    • Type: Deciduous Shrub

        Growing advice:
        Plant in a suitable position and remove dead flowers to prolong the flowering period. Prune hard in winter (January/February) and remove any large, woody stems.

        The plant will be supplied in a 2 litre pot (17cm) and will be securely packed.

        Buddleia’s are extremely useful shrubs for the garden, they offer wonderful flowers through the Summer, are easy to grow and very beneficial to insects. They are often viewed as large plants but there are many different species and varieties that offer all manner of flower types & colours as well as size.  The flowers are covered with butterflies in mid to late Summer and the yellow varieties are particularly attractive to beneficial insects, this can offer a huge interest to the garden, it can be a real joy relaxing in the garden with a Buddleia in full flower.

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