Flora of the Southeastern United States
2022 Edition


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Buddleja Linnaeus. Butterfly-bush.

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A genus of about 90-100 species, trees and shrubs, of subtropical and tropical America, Asia, and Africa. Members of the genus are grown for ornament and for their attractiveness as nectaring sites for butterflies.

Ref: Norman (2019) In Flora of North America Editorial Committee (2019); Oxelman, Kornhall, & Norman In Kadereit (2004); Rogers (1986). Show full citations.

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