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botanical name:
Buddleja crispa
Buddleja crispa © Deeproot Plant Base
synonyms:  Buddleia crispa
family:  Buddlejaceae
characteristics: shrub, scented/aromatic
height: 3.00m
width: 3.00m
growth rate: medium
growth habit: bushy
leaf colour: grey-green
flower colour: lilac
main season: Summer
aspect: full sun
conditions: dry soil, moist soil, sandy soil
preferred soil pH: any
minimum temp: -8°C
USDA zone: 8 to 9
description:
Large deciduous shrub of bushy to arching habit, with white-woolly young shoots and leaves, which are broadly ovate-triangular shaped, up to 12cm long and soft grey-green. Dense rounded panicles of small, very fragrant, pinkish lilac flowers in mid and late summer.

cultivation:
Well drained soil in full sun. Needs a mild location with shelter from severe frost.

other notes:
From the Himalayas.
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