Robert W. Freckmann Herbarium


  Cephalanthus occidentalis L. image
Photographer: Kenneth J. Sytsma           

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Asa Thoresen

Kenneth J. Sytsma

Merel R. Black

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Christopher Noll

Robert W. Freckmann
Family Rubiaceae
Cephalanthus occidentalis L.
buttonbush
Cephalanthus: Greek cephale for "head" and authos for "a flower"
occidentalis: Latin for "western"
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Status: Native
Plant: perennial shrub
(Glossary)

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Synonyms 
Cephalanthus occidentalis L. f. lanceolatus Fernald
Cephalanthus occidentalis L. var. californicus Benth.
Cephalanthus occidentalis L. var. occidentalis
Cephalanthus occidentalis L. var. pubescens Raf.

         
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