Definitions for buddleiabʌdˈli ə, ˈbʌd li ə

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

bud•dle•iabʌdˈli ə, ˈbʌd li ə(n.)(pl.)-ias.

  1. any tropical shrub of the genus Buddleia, of the logania family, having lance-shaped leaves and clusters of showy flowers.

    Category: Plants

    Ref: Also called butterfly bush.

Origin of buddleia:

< NL (Linnaeus), after Adam Buddle (d. 1715), English botanist; see -ia

Princeton's WordNet

  1. butterfly bush, buddleia(noun)

    tropical shrub having clusters of white or violet or yellow flowers

Wiktionary

  1. buddleia(Noun)

    A tree or shrub of the genus Buddleja, especially Buddleja davidii, a large ornamental shrub whose lilac flowers attract butterflies.

  2. Origin: Modern Latin, named after English naturalist Adam Buddle (died 1715).

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