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Name: Rita
North Shore, Long Island, NY
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Newyorkrita
Jun 21, 2014 6:01 PM CST
Trumpet Honeysuckle

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Name: Jean
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rocklady
Jun 21, 2014 6:37 PM CST
Great banner, Rita. Honeysuckle has a wonderful fragrance which I love.
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Name: Arlene
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abhege
Jun 21, 2014 6:45 PM CST
After seeing yours I realized my daughter has it so I'm going to get some from her!
Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
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flaflwrgrl
Jun 21, 2014 6:46 PM CST
I love the two colors together. Great banner Rita. Thumbs up
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Name: Linda
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quietyard
Jun 21, 2014 8:18 PM CST
Thumbs up The hummingbirds here would love those flowers Rita. Lovely banner. Smiling
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Name: Marilyn
Northern KY (Zone 6a)
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Marilyn
Jun 21, 2014 8:37 PM CST
abhege said:After seeing yours I realized my daughter has it so I'm going to get some from her!


Arlene,

Coral Honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens 'Major Wheeler') is a fantastic one to get!

Coral Honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens 'Major Wheeler') (non invasive)

I've been growing it for several years, I love it and so do the Hummingbirds! Lovey dubby Thumbs up

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Hummingbirds are beautiful flying jewels in the garden!


Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
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flaflwrgrl
Jun 21, 2014 8:53 PM CST
Marilyn said:

Arlene,

Coral Honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens 'Major Wheeler') is a fantastic one to get!

Coral Honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens 'Major Wheeler') (non invasive)

I've been growing it for several years, I love it and so do the Hummingbirds! Lovey dubby Thumbs up


I can attest to that! I have Major Wheeler & it does great for me. Came from Rita. Lovey dubby Thank You! It does great all the way down here in hot Florida.
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Name: Arlene
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abhege
Jun 21, 2014 9:01 PM CST
Not sure if that's what Jen has or not. I'd better check. Thanks for the info!
Name: Marilyn
Northern KY (Zone 6a)
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Marilyn
Jun 21, 2014 9:20 PM CST
Thumbs up
Welcome to the Agastache and Salvias Forum!

Hummingbirds are beautiful flying jewels in the garden!


Name: Vickie
Elberfeld, Indiana, USA (Zone 6b)
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blue23rose
Jun 22, 2014 7:39 AM CST
I have one of the varieties of honeysuckle, not sure which, but we love the foliage as much as the blooms!
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Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
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flaflwrgrl
Jun 22, 2014 10:41 AM CST
I also have Blanche Sandman
Coral Honeysuckle (Lonicera sempervirens 'Blanche Sandman')

and it does excellent for me too.
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Name: Rita
North Shore, Long Island, NY
Zone 6B
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Newyorkrita
Jun 22, 2014 11:09 AM CST
Thanks everyone. I do really like Honeysuckle vines and so do the hummingbirds. In fact I would say for anyone wanting to attract hummers that honeysuckles are a must have. I have many different varieties. Both of trumpet honeysuckles and of ones with the common honeysuckle shape flowers.
Name: Arlene
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abhege
Jun 22, 2014 11:19 AM CST
I do 't suppose you can tell what ki d it is? Tag doesn't have variety name.
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Name: Rita
North Shore, Long Island, NY
Zone 6B
Charter ATP Member Seed Starter Tomato Heads I was one of the first 300 contributors to the plant database! Vegetable Grower Lover of wildlife (Raccoon badge)
Birds Garden Ideas: Master Level Butterflies Celebrating Gardening: 2015 Roses Hummingbirder
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Newyorkrita
Jun 22, 2014 11:36 AM CST
It is very pretty but I can't ID it. Sorry!
Name: Ann ~Heat zn 9, Sunset
North Fl. (Zone 8b)
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flaflwrgrl
Jun 22, 2014 11:45 AM CST
I can't ID it either.
I am a strong believer in the simple fact is that what matters in this life is how we treat others. I think that's what living is all about. Not what I've done in my life but how I've treated others.
~~ Sharon Brown ~~



Name: Ronnie
Southeastern PA (Zone 6b)
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luvsgrtdanes
Jun 22, 2014 1:25 PM CST
Lovely banner Rita I tip my hat to you.
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Name: Leon
Indiana (Zone 5a)
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TBGDN
Jun 24, 2014 7:20 PM CST
I like this very much! Thumbs up
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Name: Rita
North Shore, Long Island, NY
Zone 6B
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Newyorkrita
Jun 24, 2014 7:41 PM CST
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