Buddleja colvilei

10.80

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Description

Buddlejaceae. Discovered by Hooker in 1849, he declared it ‘the handsomest of all Himalayan shrubs’. It makes a large deciduous shrub or small tree. The flowers are among the largest of any in the genus, and appear in June.

It is a bit on the tender side especially when young and would benefit from planting in a mild garden or up against a wall. It can only be reliably grown outdoors along the West Coast.

Ht. 6m.   Himalayas.    **

Additional information

Weight 1 g