Nope, not a buddleia…

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Date Photo Taken: 09/16/2013
Location: Cartersville, GA
Posted By: marksfam

Notes:

This plant was given to me as a “red butterly bush”. I’m pretty sure that’s no Buddleia, but I really can’t figure out what it is! It has great potential, but what I really want to know is what it is, and is it hardy to Zone 7?

COMMENTS

  1. stone Flower Fanatic says:

    Firespike?
    http://allthingsplants.com/plants/view/87503/Firespike-Odontonema-strictum/

    Brazilian red cloak?
    http://www.flmnh.ufl.edu/butterflies/plants/brazilian_red_cloak.htm

    There’s a lot of reds blooming now….
    When the flowers open, maybe post again…

    September 17th, 2013 at 2:04 pm
  2. Linda Gay Unregistered says:

    Yes Firespike, Odontonema stricta

    September 20th, 2013 at 12:38 pm

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