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Common Name: Otter BushPlant Family: Scrophulariaceae Plant Type: Hardy Shrub
Buddleja relative from South Africa where it grows alongside rivers with its roots at the water's edge. It is an evergreen, shrubby perennial with narrow grey leaves & small fragrant white flowers from mid summer to autumn. Moist, well drained soil in full sun. It flowers on the current season's growth so prune back in early spring to keep compact and tidy
POT SIZE/QUANTITY: 9 cmSeason of Interest: All year roundSun or Shade: Sun to Part ShadeHeight: large (up to 12 feet)Minimum temperature: HardyPosition/Situation: Exposed or Coastal GardensPlanting Style: low maintenanceFlower Colour: WhiteLeaf Colour: SilverHabit/Shape: BushyEvergreen: YesSoil Type: Normal, well-drained but moisture retentiveSoil PH: No preferenceRabbit & Deer Resistance: Deer & Rabbit Resistant PlantsResistance to Honey Fungus: Resistant to Honey Fungus
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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);
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.