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Buddleia lindleyana ~ Weeping Butterfly Bush

Buddleia lindleyana is a graceful plant in the garden. The Weeping Butterfly Bush has trailing tendrils of purple flowers nearly all year. Buddleia lindleyana grows 8 feet tall and wide. Buddleia lindleyana prefers rich soil. Plants are winter hardy to 15° F. Buddleia lindleyana attracts the Monarch, Gulf Fritillary, Western Tiger Swallowtail, Red Admiral, Mournful Duskywing, and Umber Skipper Butterfly and is a great choice for a butterfly or hummingbird garden in a hot Summer climate.

Buddleia lindleyana, Weeping Butterfly Bush, Gulf Frittilary

Flowers and foliage of Buddleia lindleyana the Weeping Butterfly Bush with a nectaring Gulf Frittilary Butterfly. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.

Buddleia lindleyana, Weeping Butterfly Bush, Gulf Frittilary

Flowers and foliage of Buddleia lindleyana the Weeping Butterfly Bush with a nectaring Gulf Frittilary Butterfly. High resolution photos are part of our garden image collection.

Plants in the Buddleia genus featured on this site:
Buddleia davidii Black Knight * Black Knight Butterfly Bush
Buddleia davidii Color Crush * Color Crush Butterfly Bush
Buddleia davidii Harlequin * Harlequin Variegated Butterfly Bush
Buddleia davidii Lochinch * Lochinch Butterfly Bush
Buddleia davidii Miss Molly * Miss Molly Butterfly Bush
Buddleia davidii Nanho Purple * Nanho Purple Butterfly Bush
Buddleia davidii Pink Delight * Pink Delight Butterfly Bush
Buddleia davidii White Profusion * White Profusion Butterfly Bush
Buddleia lindleyana * Weeping Butterfly Bush
Buddleia marrubifolia * Woolly Butterfly Bush
Buddleia weyeriana Honeycomb * Honeycomb Butterfly Bush