Buddleja davidii Franch.

Common name

English: Butterfly bush

German: Schmetterlingsflieder

Mandarin: 大叶醉鱼草 (da ye zui yu cao)

Classification

Kingdom: Plantae (2505)

  Phylum: Magnoliophyta (2404)

    Class: Magnoliopsida (2036)

      Order: Scrophulariales (99)

        Family: Buddlejaceae (4) (family description)

          Genus: Buddleja (4)

           Epithet: davidii Franch. (1)

davidii => named after the French missionary Father Armand David (1826–1900)

Characteristics

Climate: sub-tropical

Habit: shrub

Flower colour: blue, purple, violet, pink, white

External links

Check for Buddleja davidii at The Plant List, GBIF or IPNI

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