Mergoat

Mergoat Land Design and Restoration

Sorrel Inman

[email protected]
(865) 250-6140

Mergoat Land Design and Restoration

Sorrel Inman

[email protected]
(865) 250-6140

A white spherical bloom of a buttonbush

Buttonbush

Cephalanthus occidentalis

Family: Rubiaceae

Plant Type
Shrub
Status
Native
Native Range
Southeast, Northeast, Mid-Atlantic
Edible Parts
Height
5’-8’
Spread
3’-6’

Landscape Attributes

Bloom Color
White
Root Depth
Root Structure
Fibrous
Seasonal Interest
Summer
Lifespan
25-50 years

ECOLOGICAL ATTRIBUTES

LIGHT
Full Sun, Part Shade
GROWTH HABIT
multi-stemmed, Irregular, Rounded
WATER
Wet, Medium
RELATIONSHIPS
Birds, Pollinators

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Edible Parts
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Edible Parts
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Edible Parts
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Edible Parts
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Andropogon glomaratus

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Native Range
Southeast, Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Southwest
Edible Parts
Height
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Agastache foeniculum

Plant Type
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Native Range
Northeast, Midwest, Mid-Atlantic
Edible Parts
Height
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Ilex verticillata

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Native Range
Southeast, Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest
Edible Parts
Height
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Corylus americanus

Plant Type
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Native Range
Northeast, Southeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest
Edible Parts
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Height
6’-12’

Symphiotrychum ericoides

Plant Type
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Native Range
Southeast, Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, Midwest, Northwest
Edible Parts
Height
1’-3’

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Native Range
Southeast, Northeast, Midwest
Edible Parts
Height
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