Button Bush
Button Bush
Button Bush
Button Bush

Button Bush

Regular price $6.00

Buttonbush is usually found in mucky swamp areas that are usually too wet for other perennial species to establish and thrive. However, they will grow just about anywhere you plant it, including upland sites. This bush has a short lifespan and reaches maturity at 20 years.

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Growth Rate Moderate
Mature Size 12 ft tall
Soil Best adapted to shorelines and swamps with saturated soils but adaptable
Light Full sunlight
Leaves Opposite, 2-6 inches long turning red in the fall
Flower & Fruit Dense round flowers in 1 inch diameter clusters blooming from June to September; Seeds are in round clusters that is similar to the sycamore tree
Benefits Exceptional wildlife benefits. Seeds and twigs provide feed for waterfowl and some mammals. Great for pollinators and deer for they browse on the new growth. It also makes a wonderful cover to protect ducks from predators and provide habitat for crappie to spawn under. Beneficial for erosion control on stream banks due to is root system.

Please note that trees, shrubs, packets, and products will not be delivered by mail. Your order will be batched together and made available for pickup at a specified and location.

During Checkout please choose one of the the following locations and dates:

  • April 13 & 14 at the Sanilac County Fairgrounds
    • 171 Dawson St.,Sandusky, MI
  • April 20 &21 at the Goodells County Park.
    • Goodells, MI
    • Use the M-21 entrance at the north end of the park
  • April 24 & 25 at the Armada Fairgrounds
    • 74280 Fair St.,Armada, MI

Trees/Plants are primarily sold as Bare Root Stock. District Liability ceases when orders are picked up. Seller is not liable for improper handling or planting of plants after consumer has possession. The Blue Water CD is not liable nor guarantees survivability.