buttonbush

Cephalanthus occidentalis (buttonbush)

Botanical Name Cephalanthus occidentalis
Common Name buttonbush
Family Rubiaceae
USDA Zone 5 thru 9
Light Requirement Full Sun to Part Shade
Season(s) of interest all seasons
Height and Spread 5-12ft x 4-8ft (1.5-3.5m x 1.2-2.4m)
Flower Color White
Attracts Wildlife Provides Food for Birds, Attracts Pollinators, Rarely Browsed by Mammalian Herbivores
Additional Information Native to Chicago Region.
Location in Lurie Garden Bird Border – Columbus, Bird Border – Monroe