Buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis)


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2 Gallon

A shrub for wet areas, growing 4-6′ high.
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 .

Flower Color: White
Zones: 4-6
Growth Habit: Shrub
Height: 4-6′
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