Cephalanthus occidentalis

Buttonbush

Hundreds of ball-shaped, creamy white flowers dangle from Buttonbush in August. Butterflies and insects find the nectar of Buttonbush irresistable.

Nectar-rich flower clusters are butterfly magnet!
Excellent for rain gardens and bioswales

Item

Description

On Hand

Future

1269 06in 0 0
1270 12in 0 0
1271 18in 0 0
15926 S3-1 RPM 0 0
1266 S3-3 RPM 1892 0
1267 S3-5 RPM 0 0
1268 03in 0 0
13797 S3-3CG RPM 1984 0
14415 S3-15 RPM 0 0

Buttonbush Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Produced using Forrest Keeling's patented RPM Root Production Method ® technology for exceptional growth and survivability.

Height:

3-6 feet

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Spread:

3-6 feet

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Hardiness Zone:

5 - 10

Characteristics & Attributes
Exposure
Full Sun
Partial Shade
Soil Moisture Preference
Moist, Well-Drained
Wet Soil
Attracts Wildlife
Hummingbirds
Butterflies
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Attributes
Midwest Native
Naturalizing
Erosion Control
Rain Gardens and Bioswales
Fragrant
Wetlands and Streambank Stabilization
Mass Planting
Habit
Deciduous
Program
Grow Native!
MSD (Metropolitan St. Louis Sewer District)
Plants of Merit