Common Name: Winter Honeysuckle
Adam Lonicer was a German naturalist back in the 16th Century.
Category: Shrubs and Sub-shrubs
Growth Rate: Average
Features: Has fragrant flowers/foliage, Provides winter colour
Awards: RHS Perfect for Pollinators
|Hardiness: Hardy||Height: 2.00 m (200 cm)|
|Sun/Shade: Full sun||Spread: 3.00 m (300 cm)|
|Foliage Type: Deciduous||Flower Colour: Cream, White|
|Foliage Colour: Green||Flowering Period: February & March|
Soil Type: Normal/Loam
Soil Moisture: Moist, but well drained
The climbing honeysuckles are most well known but this deciduous/semi evergreen shrub is also a good potential addition to the garden. Very fragrant creamy white flowers are produced in Winter and early Spring. Native to China.
A recommended RHS Perfect for Pollinators plant.
Lonicera japonica 'Halliana'
Lonicera japonica 'Halls Prolific'