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LONICERA similis var delavayi

Commonly known as Delavay honeysuckle

CLIMBING HONEYSUCKLES

Semi-evergreen with abundant creamy-white fragrant flowers in late summer through to autumn

£15.50 each

 

  • Semi-evergreen - Keeps some of its foliage all year, and will drop some leaves as well. - ovate leaves, white-hairy beneath
  • Cream
  • Height - 8m (26ft)
  • Spread - 1.5m (5ft)
  • Climber - Some of these climbing plants will need trellis or wire supports if grown on walls or fences. Other grow aerial roots and are self-clinging - scandent climber. Flowers are followed by black berries
  • 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
  • Additional Features - Pests & Diseases - - aphids, thrips, powdery mildew
  • Place of origin - western China
  • Flower Shape - Tubular - - tubular-funnel-shaped flowers to 6cm (2½in) long
  • Hardiness - Fully hardy -
  • Pruning group - Pruning group 6
    Suitable for: Evergreen shrubs or climbers that need little to no pruning.
    Action: Trim back shoots that spoil symmetry and to fit available space.
    When: Annually after flowering if on previous year's growth, or in later Winter or Spring if flowering on current year's growth, or as requires.

    RHS group 9 & 11
  • Seasonal Interest - Autumn -
  • Summer
  • Soil Conditions - Fertile moist well-drained soil - - moderately fertile
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