The Q&A Archives: How can we train our honeysuckle

Question: We planted two honeysuckle vines last We planted them just 5 feet apart and have the exact same trellis set up behind them. One has climbed 12 feet up the trellis and the other is just getting bushy and has not gotten past 6 feet high. Can you tell us what we can do to train the one that so far has refused to climb. We have tried to

Answer: Try pruning the balking honeysuckle. Pruning usually encourages new growth and may be all your plant needs to get it going. I hope so!

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