Buttonbush, Common Buttonbush, Button-willow, Honey-bells Cephalanthus occidentalis

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Botanical Name:

Cephalanthus occidentalis

Family:

Rubiaceae

Genus:

Cephalanthus

Species:

occidentalis

Common Name:

Buttonbush, Common Buttonbush, Button-willow, Honey-bells

Seeds Per Pound:
78,957
Quantity:
40.24 lb
Average Viable Seeds/Packet:
169
Germination:
98%
Germination Test Type:
cut
Purity:
99%
Height:
6-30 feet
Collection Locale:
Iowa
Crop Year:
2019
Minimum Hardiness Zone:
5


In Stock: 40.24 lb
Prices
  • Cephalanthus occidentalis

Sample Bulk Pricing
1 packet
3.95
10 g
12.50
1 oz
16.95
1 lb
49.50
1 kg
98.00
10 lb
445.00
Growing Info:
Scarification: Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
Stratification: none required.
Germination: No pre-germination treatment required, sow immediately; surface sow and keep moist, tamp the soil,.
In a Nutshell:
* Cephalanthus occidentalis is a deciduous shrub or small tree that averages 1–3 m (3.3–9.8 ft) in height, but can reach 6 m (20 ft). more...
* Buttonbush is a handsome ornamental suited to wet soils and is also a honey plant. Ducks and other water birds and shorebirds consume the seeds. more...
* An easily grown plant, it prefers an open position in a moisture retentive or wet neutral to acid humus-rich soil.
* The inner bark has been chewed in the treatment of toothaches. more...