Buttonbush (P+1)

Buttonbush (P+1)


Availability is based on anticipated survival and growth, actual availability may change due to variations in stock development during the growing season.

Please check back regularly for product additions.


We warranty our seedlings, trees and shrubs to be true to name and to be healthy at the time of pickup or shipping. Concerns must be expressed at the time of receipt. Our total liability is limited to the purchase price of the seedlings only.

Age P+1
Size 16cm+


Cephalanthus occidentalis

1-3 metres (3-9 feet)
Perennial shrub

Bareroot Seedlings

Age: P+1


Appearance: The leaves are opposite; whorled, elliptic to ovate, broad with smooth edges. The flowers are white.

Site and soils: Common to wetlands, swamps, floodplains. Moist soil.

Rural plantings: Helps control erosion.

Urban settings: Ornamental and source of nectar for bees. Good for butterfly gardens.

Native to: Eastern Ontario

All our plants are grown from local seed sources on our nursery in Kemptville.

Bareroot seedling stock ranges in size from 15cm to 1m in height, stock may be sorted and sold by size depending on species and stock development. The minimum grading size is identified in the description.

We do on occasion purchase seed from other areas for purpose grown trees such as Balsam and Fraser Fir for Christmas trees where no local seed sources are available.

Our plants are suitable and hardy for planting in areas throughout Eastern and Central Ontario from Toronto or North Bay eastward as well as southwestern Quebec. Our plants are hardy for other locations but optimal growth may not be met, for advice on moving stock to other locations please contact the nursery office.

  • Product Code: b-buttonbush-p+1
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $2.25
  • 10 or more $2.25
  • 60 or more $2.03
  • 100 or more $1.82
  • 250 or more $1.46
  • 500 or more $1.34
  • 1000 or more $1.22
This product has a minimum quantity of 10


Please note: trees are sold in multiples of 10, with a minimum total order of 50 trees.*

Billing and Shipping Information



Invoicing for the 2020 season will begin LATE FALL OF 2019.

Products ordered for Spring pick up

  • 25% deposit due upon invoicing
  • Final balance due by March 15th

Please do not send payment in until you have received an invoice from us. Invoicing will start in late fall once we have completed our inventory.

Payment Schedule Information


Detailed information on pick up dates and shipping bareroot stock can be found here.

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