Buddleja x weyeriana ‘Boy Blue’

Project Description

Buddleja x weyeriana ‘Boy Blue is an unusual butterfly bush with fragrant flowers through summer into autumn which are highly attractive to butterflies. Height and spread 4m by 3m.

  • Very hardy butterfly bush
  • Any well drained soil
  • Flowers August/September
  • Flowers pale blue with bright orange eye
  • Highly attractive to butterflies

Regular removal of spent flowers will extend the flowering period of all summer flowering buddleja.

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Bred by Peter Moore at Longstock Nursery originally rejected but back in cultivation now.

“I was lucky enough to get a plant a while back. I like its big leaves in spring and really interesting pale blue flowers with a bright orange eye, very vigorous but worth a go”.

Andrew Large
The Buddleja Garden

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Longstock Park Nursery

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Project Details

  • GenusBuddleja
  • Speciesdavidii x globosa
  • Cultivar'Blue Boy' Raised 2000
  • CategoryShrub
  • Height & Spread4m x 3m hard prune in mid March
  • Plant Breeders Rights--
  • ColoursColours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions.