Buddleja globosa Hope

Verh. Holl. Maatsch. Weetensch. Haarlem 20: 417, t. 11 (1782) APNI

Taxonomic status:Accepted

Occurrence status:Present

Establishment means:Sparingly established

Shrub 6–7 m high; branches white to yellow tomentose when young. Leaves  lanceolate or narrow-ovate, 9–23 cm long, 2–6 cm wide, base cuneate or subamplexicaul, sessile or shortly petiolate, margin crenulated, dark green and glabrous above, white to yellowish tomentose below; petiole to 10 mm long. Inflorescences 13–20 mm diam. Flowers fragrant, sessile; calyx 2–3 mm long; lobes obtuse, 1–1.5 mm long; corolla orange, 5–5.5 mm long, tube c. 4 mm long; lobes suborbicular to reinform, spreading; stamens inserted near middle of corolla tube; anthers sessile. Capsule c. 5 mm long. Flowers Oct.–Dec.

*GGr, *HSF. Native of Chile and Argentina. Known from a few garden escapes in the Grampians and the Dandenongs.

Created by: Daniel Ohlsen, 2016-04-05
Updated by: Val Stajsic, 2019-12-24
Distribution map
life Life
kingdom Plantae
phylum Tracheophyta
superorder Asteranae
order Lamiales
genus Buddleja
Higher taxa


Source: AVH (2014). Australia's Virtual Herbarium, Council of Heads of Australasian Herbaria, <http://avh.chah.org.au>. Find Buddleja globosa in AVH ; Victorian Biodiversity Atlas, © The State of Victoria, Department of Environment and Primary Industries (published Dec. 2014) Find Buddleja globosa in Victorian Biodiversity Atlas
  Bioregion Occurrence status Establishment means
Greater Grampians present introduced
Highlands-Southern Fall present introduced

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