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Buddleja globosa

Common Name(s):
Orange ball tree, Orange butterfly bush
Category:
Shrubs
Comment:

Drought tolerant; flowers on previous season's growth; prune after flowering;

Wildlife Value:  Flowers attract butterflies.  This plant is seldom damaged by deer

Height:
10-15 ft.
Foliage:
Alternate, simple, lustrous, dark green leaves; 3-8 in. long; wrinkled; light brown pubescence below
Flower:
Bright yellow and orange flowers on 6-8 in. panicles in opposite pairs in summer; fragrant
Zones:
7-10
Habit:
Semi-evergreen to deciduous
Site:
Sun; loamy, moist, well-drained soil
Texture:
Medium
Form:
Open gaunt habit; becomes dense
Width:
8-12 ft.
Tags:
deciduous, nectar, butterflies, wildlife plant, wildlife, deer resistant, evergreen

NCCES plant id: 1429

Buddleja globosa Buddleja globosa
Paul, CC BY-NC-ND - 2.0
Buddleja globosa Buddleja globosa
Ben Watkin, CC BY-NC-2.0