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caprifolium

Classification

Order: Dipsacales
   Family: Caprifoliaceae
            Genus: Lonicera
                        Specie: caprifolium

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 20 ft (6 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Long oval leaves; whorls of fragrant, pink-tinted, creamy yellow flowers; orange-red fruits

Uses: Shrub borders Tubs Informal hedge Spillover planting Ground cover Grown against a wall

Zones: 5-9

Description: Usually seen as climber up to 20?ft (6?m) high, this deciduous shrub from Europe and western Asia can also be grown as a large-scale ground cover. It has fused pairs of 2?4?in (5?10?cm) long oval leaves and from spring to early summer it is smothered in w

Growth Habit: Spreading habit

Comments:

Growth: Twining/climbing plant with relatively long stems, can be woody or herbaceous.

Duration: Perennial





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