Buddleja davidii 'Florence'

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Buddleja davidii
Buddleja davidii 'Florence'.jpg
'Florence', Longstock Park, UK
Cultivar 'Florence'
Origin Stone Green Nursery, Bethersden, Ashford, Kent, UK

Buddleja davidii 'Florence' is a variegated cultivar introduced and registered by the Stone Green Nursery, Bethersden, Ashford, UK.[1]

Description[edit]

'Florence' is a comparatively slow-growing shrub, ultimately reaching 2.5 × 2.5 m, and is distinguished by its small leaves, grey-green at the centre, with a large and irregular margin of creamy-yellow.[2] The shrub bears panicles, 15–20 cm long, of pale-lilac flowers with small orange eyes. [1]

Cultivation[edit]

'Florence' prefers part-shaded conditions. The shrub is not known to be in cultivation beyond the UK.

Synonymy[edit]

  • Buddleja davidii 'Variegata'

References[edit]

  1. ^ Moore, P. (2012). Buddleja List, 2011–2012, Longstock Park Nursery. Longstock Park Nursery, UK.