Buddleja ‘Blue Chip’ (Lo and Behold Series)
Butterfly bush ‘Blue Chip’, Buddleja davidii ‘Blue Chip’, Buddleia davidii ‘Blue Chip’, Buddlea davidii ‘Blue Chip’, Patio Buddleia ‘Blue Chip’
Variety or Cultivar
‘Blue Chip’ _ ‘Blue Chip’ is a compact, mound-forming, deciduous shrub with elliptic to lance-shaped, grey-green leaves and slender panicles of fragrant, blue flowers from early summer to early autumn.
The flowers are sweetly fragrant.
Compact, Cushion or Mound Forming
Blue in Summer; White in Autumn
Grey-green in Spring; Grey-green in Summer; Grey-green in Autumn
HOW TO CARE
Watch out for
Aphids , Capsid bug , Caterpillars , Glasshouse red spider mite , Leaf and bud eelworms
WHERE TO GROW
Buddleja ‘Blue Chip’ (Lo and Behold Series) (Butterfly bush ‘Blue Chip’) will reach a height of 0.7m and a spread of 0.8m after 2-5 years.
Beds and borders, Bees (attract & feed bees), Butterflies, City, Containers, Cottage/Informal, Drought Tolerant, Low Maintenance, Wildlife
Tolerates many situations, but grows best in a sunny, well-drained situation.
Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)
Moist but well-drained, Well-drained
Acid, Alkaline, Neutral
South, East, West