butterfly bush

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Synonyms for butterfly bush

tropical shrub having clusters of white or violet or yellow flowers


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Moths were initially observed orienting to butterfly bush flowers on the campus of Washington State University, Pullman, Washington, USA in late afternoon (P J.
The butterfly bush remains one of the most popular in butterfly gardens, although it is no longer recommended by some, including the OSU Extension Service, because of its invasiveness.
Butterfly bush is an attractive plant but it has had a negative impact on regional ecology.
So in a sunny spot grow a butterfly bush and a mix of annuals and perennials that will provide the nectar to which butterflies are attracted.
Whites and Pastels: 'White Lightning' Lantana (Lantana montevidensis),'White Profusion Butterfly Bush (Buddleia davidii), and 'Mt.
To lure butterflies to your garden, try planting black-eyed Susan, milkweed, coreopsis, day lily, goldenrod, hibiscus, marigold, purple coneflower, rosemary, dill, verbena, phlox, zinnias, marigolds, daisies, thistles, butterfly bush, Mexican sunflower, yellow cosmos and candle bush.
The state also recently added butterfly bush to the list.
The Alpaflor Alp-Organic line includes such extracts as white genepi, butterfly bush, hyssop, white hore hound, plantain, elder flowers and thyme.
This committee categorizes as weeds many prized and commercially popular garden staples--from European buckthorn (Rhamnus cathartica), a Eurasian immigrant planted as specimen trees or dense hedges, to butterfly bush (Buddleja davidii), a shrub promoted for its fragrant, bright-colored flowers.
Wants: bamboo, trumpet vine, chamomile, penny royal, dinnerplate dahlias, butterfly bush, ginseng, zinnias, hollyhock, obedient plant, hibiscus and sweet peas.
Plant a window box or garden with plants pollinators love, like butterfly bush, mint, or any plant with red tubular flowers.
The most potent butterfly attractant, however, is likely to be a butterfly bush (Buddleia davidii), a native of China.
Butterfly bush is an invasive weed that should be eradicated, not planted.
Volunteers worked downstream from Tyndall Street to clear rubbish that had built up over years along with invasive plants and bushes (including the butterfly bush, buddleia) that was in danger of blocking the channel.