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Buddleja lindleyana

Family: Scrophulariaceae

Common name: LINDLEY'S BUTTERFLY BUSH

Native to: China

Plant

Type: shrub

Forms: arching, clumping, erect

Leaves evergreen

Max height: 9.8 feet

Max width: 6.5 feet

Flower

magenta/purple, violet

Leaf

green

Horticulture

Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, bee, hummingbird, specific butterfly species

Plant part consumed by birds: nectar, seeds

Plant features: evergreen

Exposure: sun

Propagates by: cutting, seed

flowers in summer

Soil type: loam

USDA Zones: zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: 0 to +30 °F

Water: moderate, regular