Lonicera × americana

£14.99
Out of Stock
Outdoor
Hardy
Current Height: 90 - 110 cm
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80 - 90 cm
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90 - 110 cm
Out of Stock
Pot Volume: 3 l
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3 l
Out of Stock
Outdoor
Hardy

Why We Love It

Often smelt before it’s seen, honeysuckle is a fragrant climbing plant suited to dreamy cottage gardens, sensory borders and wild havens.

Divine during the day, the heady scent is stronger at night.

Lonicera × americana a deciduous honeysuckle with firework-like flowers that open white and turn yellow and pink.

In autumn, the blooms give way to red berries.

Let it loose to ramble alongside a rose, or train it up an arbour for full-on romance.

How to Plant

Plant your honeysuckle in the ground.

Into the Ground

  1. Choose a spot in dappled shade and dig a hole big enough for the root ball.
  2. Remove the plant from its pot and pop it in the ground.
  3. Backfill the hole and firm it in.
  4. Give your plant a good water to help it get settled in.
  5. As it grows, gently tie the stems to a support to give it shape.

Into a Pot

  1. Find a pot that’s twice the size of the rootball.
  2. Ensure it has plenty of drainage holes.
  3. Fill with good quality compost.
  4. Make a hole slightly bigger than the rootball.
  5. Place the plant into the hole at soil level.
  6. Firm in and water well.
  7. Provide supports to help plants climb.

Product Details

Pot Diameter
19 cm
Pot Volume
3 l
Current Height
90 - 110 cm
Botanic Name
Lonicera x americana 'Americana'
Light Condition
Sun, Partial shade
Planting time
Spring, Autumn
Lifecycle
Perennial
Eventual Spread
150 cm
Effort Level
Bit of love needed
Flower Colour
Pink
Secondary Flower Colour
Yellow
Location
Border or bed, Terrace or balcony
Eventual Height
600 cm
Code: SPRTL112721
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