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Cephalanthus 'Magical Moonlight'

Magical Moonlight Button Bush

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Buttonbush has one of the most unique flowers of any shrub. The pale pinkish-white, sphere shaped flowers bloom in mid summer with an intensely sweet fragrance. The flowers are magnets for butterflies and hummingbirds. Tolerates wet soil, thriving in bogs and along ponds, in part sun or full sun.

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Songbirds
Attributes & Uses
Fragrant
Native
Naturalizing
Wetland Plants
Exposure
Partial shade
Full sun
Foliage Color
Green
Habit
Rounded
Program
Plants that Work®
Season of Interest (Flowering)
Summer
Season of Interest (Foliage)
Spring
Summer
Fall
Soil Moisture Preference
Wet
Average
Moist

Height

5-8 Feet

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Spread

4-6 Feet

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Flower Color:

White

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USDA Hardiness Zone 5-9

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