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Buddleja colvilei pink-flowered

Common Name:Butterfly Bush

Plant Family: Scrophulariaceae

Buddleja colvilei pink-flowered
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Price:  £9.50

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Quantity or Pot size (see 'Pot Sizes' tab below):  1.5 litre pot


Hardiness/minimum temperature:  Hardy
Position/ Situation:  Sheltered Wall
Sun/ Shade:  Sun
Planting Style:  mediterranean
Suggested Use:  Hedging or Screening
Season of Interest:  Early summer
Flower Colour:  Pink
Leaf Colour:  Green
Height:  large (up to 12 feet)
Habit/Shape:  Bushy
Evergreen:  Yes
Soil Type:  Normal, well-drained but moisture retentive
Soil PH:  No preference
Bee and Butterfly:  Both
Rabbit & Deer Resistance:  Deer & Rabbit Resistant Plants
Resistance to Honey Fungus:  Susceptible to Honey Fungus


Semi-evergreen shrub with large hairy leaves, for a sunny sheltered spot. Has the largest flowers in the genus, in hanging panicles in early summer. Prune back after flowering if required. Protect young plants from frost. Will take -10C when mature.


Mainland UK  £8.50-£10 Local delivery Postcodes IP1-IP8 & CO10 (minimum order value applies please click here for details) FREE
Seeds & cuttings only  £2 Collect from our Nursery (Elmsett, Suffolk, IP7 6LZ) FREE
Scottish Highlands & offshore Islands From £10    

 

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Unless otherwise indicated our plants are supplied in the following pot sizes according to category. Dimensions refer to either the pot diameter (cm) or volume (litre);

  • Exotics/Conservatory & House Plants, Succulents: mostly as young plants in 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)  or 1 litre pots
  • Hardy Perennials, Ferns and Grasses: 1 litre (approx. 12cm diameter)
  • Herbs: 9cm (approx. 0.5 litre)
  • Hardy Shrubs and Climbers: 1.5 or 2 litre 
  • Potted Bulbs: variable- please see "Quantity or Pot size" on plant information page 
  • Dormant Bulbs, Tubers and Bare-root perennials come either bagged or wrapped without a pot

The exact size of plants will vary with the growing season and may be cut back in accordance with normal pruning regimes or to fit in the box if they are excessively tall.