Plants by mail order since 1984, over 4100 plants online today!

Menu

My Burncoose

Search

0

Basket

 AWARD

LONICERA x purpusii 'Winter Beauty'

Commonly known as Winter honeysuckle

SHRUBBY HONEYSUCKLES

Reddish shoots and fragrant tubular white flowers
Further Reading....

Estimated availability autumn 2020 - Not yet confirmed. Could be any time between September and December.
£15.50 each

Delivery Information Estimated availability autumn 2020
plant size comparison icon 2 to 3 Litre

 

  • Deciduous - or semi evergreen. Paired, ovate, dark-green leaves to 8cm (3in) long.
  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well.
  • White
  • Height - 2m (6½ft)
  • Spread - 2.5m (8ft)
  • 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.
  • 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)
  • Full sun
  • Partial shade
  • Additional Features - Good to know - - hybrid of 'fragrantissima'. Best planted near a path to appreciate the delicious fragrance in winter. Good for early insects
  • Pests & Diseases - aphids.
  • Place of origin - garden origin.
  • Flower Shape - Tubular -
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 2
    Suitable for: Deciduous shrubs and trees that flower in Spring or early Summer on previous year's growth, including plants that produce new growth at or near ground level.
    Pruning: Prune flowered shoots to strong buds. Cut back approximately 1/4 of old shoots to the base to promote replacement growth.
    When: Annually, after flowering.

    RHS groups 2 & 3
  • Scented Plants - Scented flowers - - very fragrant.
  • Seasonal Interest - Spring -
  • Winter
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile well drained soil -
  • Wildlife - Bee friendly -
  • Rabbit Resistant
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
2m (6½ft)
Medium Shrub - guide for size not form Average Person
  2.5m (8ft)
 

Share this page

Twitter Facebook Digg
Visit the Caerhays Castle website
Order the 2020 Burncoose Catalogue
Payment methods accepted
watch us on you tube
Visit Burncoose House - Holiday Accommodation
Burncoose Nurseries: Gwennap, Redruth, Cornwall TR16 6BJ
Telephone: +44 (0) 1209 860316 Fax: +44 (0) 1209 860011 Email: info@burncoose.co.uk
© Burncoose Nurseries 1997 - 2020      Website by Forgecom
All plant pictures are copyright © Burncoose Nurseries unless otherwise stated.
No rights are given to download any of our pictures and use them (for personal or professional use) without our consent.