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Lonicera henryi


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

Planting Season: Evergreen

Height at Maturity: 30 ft (9 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Glossy deep green leaves; yellow to reddish flowers in summer; purple-black fruit

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

Zones: 4-10

Description: Evergreen or semi-deciduous depending on the severity of the winter climate, this western Chinese species has hairy twining stems and can scramble to 30 ft (9?m) high. Its lance-shaped to ovate leaves are usually around 3?in (8 cm) long and are a glossy d

Growth Habit: Scrambling habit

Comments: Can be deciduous or evergreen depending on climate

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