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Buddleja davidii - 'Pixie Blue' (Butterfly Bush, Buddleja)

Type Shrub (Multi-stemmed Plant), Deciduous
Form Spreading arching
Size Medium Border Plant (50-180cm height)
Colours Dark blue Flowers (Summer late), Silver Foliage
Care Some Maintenance Required
Hardiness Very hardy
Growth Fast Growing Plant
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Strengths, Weaknesses & Design Usage

Strengths of Buddleja davidii:

  • Tolerates cold exposed locations
  • Tolerates heavy clay soils

Weaknesses of Buddleja davidii

  • Does not produce showy attractive flowers
  • Does not tolerate very dry or very wet soils
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Common Missspellings: Budlea, Budleja Buddlea

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