Lonicera periclymenum 'Belgica'
Also called Common Honeysuckle, Woodbine
Lonicera periclymenum 'Belgica' - Early Dutch Honeysuckle - Photo courtesy of Van Belle Nursery Inc.
More About Lonicera periclymenum 'Belgica'
- Terminal clusters of fragrant, tubular flowers
- Deep pink buds open to reveal a white centre that ages to deep yellow
- Paired, ovate, deep green leaves, 6 cm long
- Small, poisonous, red berries form in September
- Bloom Time: June to August
Early Dutch Honeysuckle Growing and Maintenance Tips
'Belgica' grows best in a moist to average, well-drained soil, in full sun to partial shade. This twining vine can be used to grow on an arbour or trellis. It is not overly aggressive and can be pruned in early spring to maintain desired shape and size.
Lonicera periclymenum 'Belgica' Characteristics
Soil MoistureMoist to Average