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LONICERA x purpusii 'Winter Beauty'
Commonly known as Winter honeysuckle
Reddish shoots and fragrant tubular white flowers
Good to know - hybrid of 'fragrantissima'. Best planted near a path to appreciate the delicious fragrance in winter.
Pests & Diseases - aphids.
Place of Origin - garden origin.
Hardy - cold winter - Hardy in most places throughout the UK even in severe winters. May not withstand open/exposed sites or central/northern locations. Plant can withstand temperatures down to -15°C (5°F)
Height - 2m (6ft)
Spread - 2.5m (8ft)
Deciduous - or semi evergreen. Paired, ovate, dark-green leaves to 8cm (3in) long.
Medium Shrub - Typically grow to around 4-6 feet in height - rounded shrub. Tubular flowers 2cm (¾in) long with conspicuous yellow anthers are produced in the leaf axils.
Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
Scented flowers - very fragrant.
fertile well drained soil
Fertilisers & Feeds - Vitax
Q4 Pelleted Fertiliser
A useful fertiliser suitable for use on a wide variety of plants. Q4 provides all the nutrients and trace elements essential for vigorous growth, abundant flowering and ripening of fruit.
3 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
Rootgrow mycorrhizal fungi
Recommended by the RHS. Contains Rootgrow™ mycorrhizal fungi. Suitable for all trees and shrubs (except rhododendrons, azaleas, heathers, cranberries and blueberries)
2 options from £6.00
Fertilisers & Feeds - Empathy
All-purpose Seaweed Stimulant
All-purpose organic concentrated seaweed feed that is a ready to use, derived from sustainable harvested kelp, that can be used on all outdoor and indoor plants, except acid loving plants. Perfect used in conjunction with Rootgrow™.
2ply sisal garden twine - 250 grams
Natural garden twine, 500 grams, 350 metres. Ideal in the garden or the home.