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

Planting Season: Deciduous

Height at Maturity: 6-10 ft (1.8-3 m)

Cultivation: Rich, moist, well-drained soil

Features: Cream flowers with red tints; red fruit

Uses: Shrub borders Tubs Informal hedge

Zones: 3-9

Description: Found from Europe to China, this deciduous shrub to 6?10?ft (1.8?3?m) tall flowers on old wood, the flowers usually found on the lower parts of the branches. The red-tinted cream blooms are small and consequently often partially obscured by the foliage, w

Growth Habit: Bushy habit


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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