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lonicera

Classification

Order: Dipsacales
   Family: Caprifoliaceae
            Genus: Diervilla
                        Specie: lonicera

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 3 ft (1 m)

Cultivation: Well-drained soil in sun or part-shade

Features: Yellow flowers in summer; attractive autumn color

Uses: Riverbank binder Woodland gardens Underplanting

Zones: 4-9

Description: This small suckering shrub grows to 3 ft (1 m) and has pale yellow honeysuckle-like flowers that open in mid-summer. The leaves take on attractive tones in autumn if the plant is grown in an exposed situation. ZONES 4?9.

Growth Habit: Spreading suckering habit

Comments:

Growth: Perennial, multi-stemmed woody plant that is usually less than 4 to 5 meters (13 to 16 feet) in height. Shrubs typically have several stems arising from or near the ground, but may be taller than 5 meters or single-stemmed under certain environmental cond

Duration: Perennial





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