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Buddleia davidii 'Opera' /Opera Butterfly Bush


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Scientific Name: Buddleia davidii 'Opera'
Common Name: Opera Butterfly Bush
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 8-10 feet
Spread: 10 - 15 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Purple
Fruit color: Brown
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist, Dry
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
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Comments: This variety must be severly pruned to be kept in bounds, as is recommended for all cultivars in this species group because flowers are produced on new spring growth. Select a sunny site and a well drained soil for all buddlieas.