Buttonbush / Honeyball Shrub White Flower Hummingbirds
The Buttonbush is a fragrant woody shrub with ball-shaped flower heads that are very unique! They are great near ponds and streams, and water birds such as ducks enjoy eating their seeds.
They are also a host plant for the Sphinx Moth and a nesting site for songbirds. As if that is not enough, they also attract HUMMINGBIRDS!
Name: Buttonbush Shrub Other Common Names: Honeyball Scientific Name: Cephalanthus Occidentalis Color: White Plant Seeds: Outdoors After Frost / Indoors Weeks Before Last Frost Bloom Time: June - Aug Hardiness Zone: 3 - 6 Plant Height: 48 - 96" Plant Spacing: 36 - 60" Light Requirements: Sun - Part Shade Soil & Water Preferences: Moist