Buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis)

$19.99

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Description

AVAILABLE JUNE 2021 FOR PICKUP & GROUP ORDERS

2 Gallon.

A shrub for wet areas, growing 6-8′ tall. Blooms in July, often persisting for 2-3 weeks. Flowers are crowded on rounded heads 1” or more in diameter. The fruit is a nutlet that persists through winter. Very attractive to many bee species, and in bloom when other sources may be in short supply.

Flower Color: White

Zones: 4-6

Growth Habit: Shrub

Height: 6-8′

Spread: 4-6′

Light Needs: Sun, part shade

Flowering Season: July

Landscape Value: 2 of 5

Naturalizing Value: 5 of 5

Pollen Value: 2 of 5

Nectar Value: 3 of 5

Water Requirements: Needs wet feet

Native: Yes

Invasive: No