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Lonicera fragrantissima

Lonicera fragrantissima - Winter Honeysuckle

More About Lonicera fragrantissima

  • Small, white, fragrant flowers appear just before the leaves
  • Red berries are hidden under the foliage in the spring
  • Blue-green leaves partially persist into the winter
  • Bark exfoliates for greater, winter interest
  • Upright, rounded, vase-shaped
  • Bloom Time: March to April

Zone:

5

Height:

175-200 cm

Spread:

175-200 cm

Colour:

White
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Winter Honeysuckle Growing and Maintenance Tips

This plant will tolerate many types of soils, rocky or dry, but not moist, low areas. It grows best in full sun and will tolerate some light shade.  


Lonicera fragrantissima Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Attracts Birds
Attracts Birds
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Fragrant
Fragrant

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Average to Dry Soils

Growth Rate

Medium

Attributes

Xeriscape
Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Vase-shape
Upright

Foliage Color

Green (dark)
Blue

Landscape uses

Screening (privacy)
Specimen
Foundation planting

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