Cephalanthus occidentalis

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Scientific Name Cephalanthus occidentalis USDA PLANTS Symbol
Common Name Buttonbush ITIS Taxonomic Serial No.
Family Rubiaceae (Madder) SEINet Reference
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Description Tall, multi-stemmed bush 6-12 feet tall, wet areas; leaves up to 8 inches long, smooth edges and glossy upper surface during growing season; small white flowers in ball-shaped clusters with prominent pistils, turning to reddish globes in fall. Descr. excerpt from www.wildflowers.org. Texas Status

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