Butterfly Bush – Buddleja Davidii
Plant : Butterfly Bush is a popular garden plant and has become naturalised across the region. It can grow into large evergreen shrubs up to 5 m tall. They are a member of the Schrophulariaceae family and are a great source of forage for bees and particularly butterflies, when in flower.
Flower : The numerous, tiny, colourful flowers grown in spikes up to 25 cm long. The flowers have four notched petals and four sepals. They flower in August and September.
Pollen : Click here to see more about Buddleja Davidii pollen.
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