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Buddleja davidii

Buddleja davidii Franch.

 

Butterfly Bush

KingdomPlantaePlants, but not fungi, lichens, or algae (from Stearn’s Botanical Latin)
SubkingdomTracheobiontaVascular plants—plants with a “circulatory system” for delivering water and nutrients
DivisionMagnoliophytaFlowering plants, also known as angiosperms
ClassMagnoliopsidaDicotyledons—plants with two initial seed leaves
SubclassAsteridaeA large class that encompasses asters
OrderLamialesAromatic herbs and shrubs, including lavender, lilac, olive, jasmine, ash, teak, snapdragon, sesame, psyllium, garden sage, mint, basil, and rosemary
FamilyScrophulariaceaeThe figwort family (named for the resemblence of root nodes of some species to tubercular human lymph nodes, or scrophula)
GenusBuddlejaAfter the Reverend Adam Buddle (1660/1662-1715), an English botanist, this genus was originally in the Logania family, Loganiaceae, but has been placed by Jepson in a family of its own, the Buddlejaceae
Speciesdavidii

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Buddleja davidii description by Thomas H. Kent, last updated 31 Oct 2013.

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Buddleja davidii (Butterfly Bush)

7/24/2010 · Acton Arboretum, Acton, MA
≈ 11 × 7" (27 × 18 cm)

Buddleja davidii (Butterfly Bush)

7/24/2010 · Acton Arboretum, Acton, MA
≈ 5 × 3½" (13 × 9.2 cm)

Buddleja davidii (Butterfly Bush)

7/24/2010 · Acton Arboretum, Acton, MA
≈ 9 × 6" (23 × 15 cm)

Buddleja davidii (Butterfly Bush)

7/24/2010 · Acton Arboretum, Acton, MA
≈ 11 × 7" (27 × 18 cm)

Buddleja davidii (Butterfly Bush)

9/27/2013 · Gordon and Kathy’s, Prospect, ME
≈ 8 × 6" (20 × 15 cm)

Buddleja davidii (Butterfly Bush)

9/27/2013 · Gordon and Kathy’s, Prospect, ME
≈ 11 × 7" (28 × 18 cm)

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