Taxon  Report   1222 
Buddleja davidii  Franch.
Butterfly bush,  Summer lilac
Buddleja davidii
© 2011 Michael O'Brien
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Buddleja davidii
© 2011 Mike Perlmutter
Buddleja davidii
© 2006 James B. Gratiot
Buddleja davidii, a dicot, is a tree or shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Buddleja davidii
© 2007 Louis-M. Landry
Genus: Buddleja
escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by TJM2 + PLANTS + JM93
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Suggested Citation
Calflora: Information on California plants for education, research and conservation,
with data contributed by public and private institutions and individuals, including the Consortium of California Herbaria.
[web application]. 2016. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization].
Available:   (Accessed: Oct 23, 2016).

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