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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 6 ft (1.8 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Dull green leaves; strongly fragrant cream flowers; red fruit

Uses: Shrub borders Tubs Informal hedge

Zones: 5-9

Description: One of the best known of the shrubby honeysuckles and probably the most fragrant, this Chinese species has the added advantage of flowering in winter. It may be evergreen or deciduous and is a twiggy bush to around 6 ft (1.8?m) tall. Its leaves are dull g

Growth Habit: Branching habit

Comments: Can be deciduous or evergreen depending on climate

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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