Taxon  Report   1223    
Buddleja saligna  Willd.
Squarestem butterfly bush,  Squarestem butterflybush
Buddleja saligna
© 2015 Chris Jaster
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Buddleja saligna, a dicot, is a shrub that is not native to California; it was introduced from elsewhere and naturalized in the wild.

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Buddleja saligna
© 2015 Chris Jaster
Genus: Buddleja
Communities: escaped cultivar
Name Status:
Accepted by JEF + PLANTS

Alternate Names:
PLANTS: Chilianthus oleaceus
More information about  Buddleja saligna
Nursery / seed vendor availability from CNPLX
Commercial availability unknown.
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Jepson eFlora

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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]. 2019. Berkeley, California: The Calflora Database [a non-profit organization]. Available:   (Accessed: Jan 22, 2019).