Globe-flower: Honey-balls: Button-ball Shrub: River-bush.

Cephalanthus occidentalis.

Madder Family. July - Sept.

A shrub 3 - 12 feet high. Found in wet ground and beside ponds and streams. New Brunswick to Florida and Cuba, westward to Arizona and California.

Flowers

White, small, clustered in round heads.

Leaves

Opposite, or in whorls of 3.

Buttonbush.

Buttonbush.