- Buddleja Longstock Gem
- Large shrub or wall shrub
- long purple flower heads in early Summer
- easy to grow
Buddleja Longstock Gem is a new introduction - bred by Peter Moore. This is a hybrid using alternifolia as one of the parents and flowers in April / May with long slightly pendant racemes. The leaves are a fluffy glaucous silver and are almost like oak leaves!
Buddleja Longstock Gem is an excellent large garden plant that can be grown as a wall shrub to good effect. The early flowering of this variety make this an excellent specimen shrub for planting alone or at the back of a border.
Variety: Longstock Gem
Height & Spread: 3 x 3m
Flower Colour: purple
Soil Type: Most
Aspect: Full sun to light shade
Season of Interest: Summer into autumn
Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline and may vary according to local conditions