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Lonicera syringantha

Classification

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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 10 ft (3 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Blue-tinted leaves; fragrant soft lilac flowers spring?summer; red berries

Uses: Shrub borders Tubs Informal hedge

Zones: 4-9

Description: Up to 10?ft (3?m) tall, this deciduous shrub from China and Tibet has upright stems with a graceful arching habit. The leaves are about 1?in (25?mm) long and noticeably blue tinted. The flowers are small, paired and fragrant, and an unusual color for a ho

Growth Habit: Upright habit with arching stems

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