Honeysuckle (Lonicera 'Little Honey') in the Honeysuckles Database

General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun to Partial Shade
Water Preferences: Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Slightly acid (6.1 – 6.5)
Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Slightly alkaline (7.4 – 7.8)
Moderately alkaline (7.9 – 8.4)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 7b -15 °C (5 °F) to -12.2 °C (10 °F)
Plant Height: 18 inches - 36 inches
Plant Spread: 18 inches -36 inches
Leaves: Evergreen
Flowers: Showy
Fragrant
Flower Color: Yellow
Bloom Size: 2"-3"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Underground structures: Taproot
Uses: Provides winter interest
Erosion control
Groundcover
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Birds
Butterflies
Other Beneficial Insects: Hoverflies
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous
Other: The berries are mildly toxic
Pollinators: Hoverflies
Moths and Butterflies
Bees
Containers: Needs excellent drainage in pots

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