Scientific Name: Diervilla sessilifolia 'Butterfly' Form: Round
Common Name:dwarf bush honeysuckle Texture:Medium - coarse
Family Name:CaprifoliaceaeHabit: Upright, Dense, Spreading
Plant Type: Shrub - deciduous Mature Size (ht. X w.):0.7 - 1.3m x 1.0 - 1.5m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Simple, Opposite, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Lanceolate, Ovate, Serrate
Flowers: Cyme, Yellow, Jul- Aug- Sep
Fruit: Capsule, Green, Brown, Sep- Oct- Nov, (Persistent)
Exposure: Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Well-drained
Landscape Uses: Mixed shrub border, Woodland margin
Key ID Features:Thicket-forming shrub; leaves sessile, opposite, ovate to lance-shape, finely serrated, 6-18 cm long; flowers yellow in summer.