Niche Gardens - North Carolina (NC) Native Pants

Lonicera sempervirens

 


Full Sun
Partial Shade
Native
Attracts Birds
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Lonicera sempervirens 'John Clayton' (Caprifoliaceae)
(luh-NIS-er-a semp-er-VIE-rens)
Coral Honeysuckle

'John Clayton' coral honeysuckle dazzles the lower edge of our woodland garden with clusters of tubular pale "orange sherbet" flowers. We have it gently tied up to a cedar trellis; a half-day of sun insures good bloom, and glowing orange berries follow flowering. Glorious!

Bloom color: pale-orange
Bloom period: mid-spring
Height: 6-12'+
Spread: Vine
Zones: 4-8

Container size: Qt.
Price: $12