Honeysuckle (Lonicera 'John Clayton') in the Honeysuckles Database

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Plant Habit: Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 4a -34.4 °C (-30 °F) to -31.7 °C (-25 °F)
Maximum recommended zone: Zone 9b
Plant Height: 6 - 12 feet
Plant Spread: 3 - 5 feet
Fruit: Showy
Edible to birds
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Yellow
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Other: May to June, with some sporadic additional bloom until Fall
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Resistances: Deer Resistant
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous
Other: The berries are mildly toxic

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Posted by Marilyn (Northern KY - Zone 6a) on Apr 23, 2013 2:48 AM

A yellow flowering Honeysuckle.

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Posted by Newyorkrita (North Shore, Long Island, NY ) on Sep 4, 2013 8:57 PM

John Clayton stands out in my garden as it is my only yellow honeysuckle. Flowers profusely all summer long. Like all trumpet shaped honeysuckles, it has no scent but the hummingbirds love it anyway.

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