Cephalanthus occidentalis

Buttonbush

  • Nectar-rich flower clusters are butterfly magnet!
  • Excellent for rain gardens and bioswales
  • Height: 3-6 feet
  • Spread: 3-6 feet
  • Hardiness Zone: 5 - 10
Size Avail Future Price Qty
S3-15 RPM 25 0 Sign In for Ordering
S3-3 RPM 820 1750 Sign In for Ordering
S3-3CG RPM 710 1750 Sign In for Ordering
S3-5 RPM 0 50 Sign In for Ordering

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
Buttonbush Cephalanthus occidentalis from Forrest Keeling
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