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Lonicera involucrata

Also called Bearberry Honeysuckle


More About Lonicera involucrata

  • Small, yellow flowers appear with the leaves
  • Black berries are encased in small, red bracts in the spring
  • Medium green, glossy leaves
  • Upright, rounded, vase-shaped
  • Bloom Time: June to July

Interesting Notes:

Native to Ontario

Zone:

5

Height:

250-300 cm

Spread:

200-250 cm

Colour:

White
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Black Twinberry Growing and Maintenance Tips

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


Lonicera involucrata Characteristics

Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun/Shade
Partial Sun/Shade
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Hummingbirds
Attracts Hummingbirds
Fast
Fast
Drought Tolerant
Drought Tolerant
Native to Ontario
Native to Ontario

Soil Moisture

Well-drained
Moist to Average
Average to Dry Soils

Attributes

Deciduous

Flowering Time

Spring

Habit

Rounded
Vase-shape
Upright

Foliage Color

Green

Landscape uses

Specimen
Hedge