Limber Honeysuckle (Lonicera dioica) in the Honeysuckles Database

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General Plant Information (Edit)
Plant Habit: Shrub
Vine
Life cycle: Perennial
Sun Requirements: Full Sun
Full Sun to Partial Shade
Partial or Dappled Shade
Partial Shade to Full Shade
Water Preferences: Wet Mesic
Mesic
Dry Mesic
Soil pH Preferences: Neutral (6.6 – 7.3)
Minimum cold hardiness: Zone 3 -40 °C (-40 °F) to -37.2 °C (-35)
Plant Height: 3-10 feet
Leaves: Deciduous
Fruit: Showy
Fruiting Time: Summer
Flowers: Showy
Flower Color: Orange
Purple
Red
Yellow
Bloom Size: Under 1"
Flower Time: Late spring or early summer
Wildlife Attractant: Bees
Hummingbirds
Toxicity: Fruit is poisonous
Other: The berries are mildly toxic
Propagation: Seeds: Stratify seeds
Suitable for wintersowing
Propagation: Other methods: Cuttings: Stem
Pollinators: Various insects

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