Buddleja lindleyana- an unusual Buddleja!

Buddleja lindleyana- an unusual Buddleja!

Observation - Buddleja lindleyana- an unusual Buddleja! - UK and Ireland. Description: This unusual Buddleja comes from China. It is not seen often as it is rather tender but on the south coast of the IOW it seems to thrive. The flower colour is very unusual and W. J. Bean(Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles )states it is one of the

This unusual Buddleja comes from China. It is not seen often as it is rather tender but on the south coast of the IOW it seems to thrive. The flower colour is very unusual and W. J. Bean(Trees and Shrubs Hardy in the British Isles )states it is one of the most handsome of the genus as far as flower colour goes, but sadly not many flowers open at the same time.
Humming Bird Hawk Moths seem to really like it, as well as butterflies.