Species & Hybrids Tender Winter Protection

crispa Stone House Cottage

B. ‘Stone House Cottage’ forms a shrub with pretty green leaves edged with white bearing slightly scented pale lilac flowers with a orange eye from early summer. Requiring protection from winter frosts best grown against a wall.



A sport found by Louisa Arbuthnott at her nursery, Stone House Cottage in Worcestershire, England.


  • Flower Colour: Pale lilac with an orange eye
  • Habit: Upright
  • Eventual height: 150cm (5ft)
  • Hardiness: Requires winter protection
  • Leaf colour: Green with a white margin
  • Flowering: Early summer
  • Fragrance: Slightly scented
  • Situation: Requires protection over winter from frosts
  • Wildlife:

Project Details



Place of Origin

Central China, west China and Japan

Plant Heritage

Accession Number B225

All details of our collection are held on the main Plant Heritage database including plant name, accession number, date of accession and plant source.


  • Genus Buddleja
  • Species crispa
  • Cultivar 'Stone House Cottage'
  • Category Tender Species Shrub
  • Colours and sizes are approximate and are intended as a guideline, cultivation notes should be followed

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