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Scientific name: Petrea volubilis

  • Plant type | vines
  • English | Butterfly bush
  • Dutch | Petrea
Butterfly bush, Petrea

IN GENERAL

  • Height in meters | 2.00
  • Grows | medium
  • Flowers are | blue
  • Leaves are | green

IN YOUR GARDEN

  • Wind tolerance | moderate
  • Drought tolerance | moderate
  • Salt tolerance | low
  • Sun or Shade | sun

REMARKS

Fantastic when in bloom. Attracts butterflies. Leaves feel like sand-paper. Can be used as shrub, but actually it is a vine. So grow on trellis or pergolas. As a shrub you need to trim it on a regular basis.

PESTS & DISEASES

No known pests or diseases for this plant