Buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis)

Buttonbush (Cephalanthus occidentalis)

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Zones 5-9, NC Native

Deciduous shrub 

Ht. 5-12’  Spread 4-8’

Full sun to part shade

Medium to boggy soils, can be grown in standing water

Showy white flowers in early summer


  • Bloom Color: White
  • Bloom Time: Summer
  • Features: Rain Garden
  • Plant Type: Deciduous Tree/Shrub
  • Region: Native to NC Coastal Plain
  • Region: Native to NC Mountains
  • Region: Native to NC Piedmont
  • Soil Type: Medium to Wet
  • Sun Exposure: Full to Part Sun
  • Wildlife: Attracts Butterflies
  • Wildlife: Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Wildlife: Moth or Butterfly Larval Host