Exotic Pest Reporting
Sommerflieder Strauch, Steiermark
Orange eye butterflybush
Orange eye butterflybush (Buddleja davidii) is an invasive plant. It is a native of China and was first detected in Washington in 1991.
B. davidii is a great coloniser of dry open ground, it often self-sows on waste ground or old masonry, where it grows into a dense thicket, and it is listed as an invasive species in many areas.
07/23/2019 - The 15 Worst Invasive Plants in America
05/15/2019 - Landscaping with conservation in mind
04/25/2019 - Buddleia is a symbol of our national neglect
03/29/2018 - What's in a name?
03/22/2018 - How to avoid buying invasive plants from nurseries
08/03/2017 - Time to stop pest plants jumping the garden fence