English wild honeysuckle

Lonicera periclymenum 'Heaven Scent'

English wild honeysuckle - Lonicera periclymenum  'Heaven Scent'

Common Name: English wild honeysuckle
Genus: Lonicera
Species: periclymenum
Cultivar: 'Heaven Scent'

Category: Climbers & Wall Shrubs
Growth Rate: Fast growing
Features: Has fragrant flowers/foliage, Has interesting/colourful ornamental fruit, Long flowering period

Hardiness: HardyHeight: 7.00 m (700 cm)
Sun/Shade: Full sun or Partial shadeSpread: 3.50 m (350 cm)

Foliage Type: DeciduousFlower Colour: Yellow
Foliage Colour: GreenFlowering Period: June to September

Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained

    A robust deciduous climber which is a cottage garden classic. From June to September they produce very fragrant yellow flowers with tones of pinky salmon that fade with age. They are then followed by bright shiny red berries.

  • Garden care: Cut back established plants after flowering if they become too rampant removing a third of the flowering shoots. Apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch of well-rotted compost or manure around the base of the plant in early spring.

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