PlantsHoneysuckles→Honeysuckle (Lonicera periclymenum 'Belgica')

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Moderately acid (5.6 – 6.0)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Moderately alkaline (7.9 – 8.4)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 5a -28.9 °C (-20 °F) to -26.1 °C (-15 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Flowers: Showy
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Late summer or early fall
Uses: Groundcover
Will Naturalize
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Resistances: Drought tolerant
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous
Other: The berries are mildly toxic
Propagation: Seeds: Self fertile
Pollinators: Self
Moths and Butterflies


Photo gallery:
Location: Cedarhome, WashingtonDate: 2007-06-30
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Location: Kamloops, BC, CanadaDate: 2010-07-18
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Location: my garden, Gent, BelgiumDate: 2011-05-10Climbing high up my huge Fig tree..
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Location: My garden in Gent, BelgiumDate: 2012-06-07
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Location: Cedarhome, Washington (my garden)Date: 2014-04-30Early spring
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Discussion Threads about this plant
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Does Lonicera 'Belgica' have unusual foliage by Bonehead May 12, 2014 11:44 AM 8
July Flowers/foliage by kosk0025 Jul 23, 2013 5:21 PM 25
June blooms by Bonehead Jul 1, 2013 8:48 PM 43
Introductions fellow PNW Gardeners by springcolor Jan 14, 2022 9:08 PM 668

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