Scientific Name: Lonicera japonica Form: Climbing, Irregular
Common Name:Japanese honeysuckle Texture:Medium
Family Name:CaprifoliaceaeHabit: Fastigiate
Plant Type: Vine or climber Mature Size (ht. X w.):7 - 10m x 3 - 4m
Origin: Hardiness Zone:Zone 4: (-34 to -29 C)
Leaves: Compound, Opposite, Soft flexible, Glabrous, Elliptic, Oblong, Ovate, Entire
Flowers: Flowers paired, (Floriferous), Yellow, Dark-red, Pink, Red, May- Jun- Jul- Aug
Fruit: Berry (true), Black, Sep- Oct
Exposure: Full sun, Part sun/part shade
Soil or Media: Acidic, Alkaline, Rocky or gravelly or dry
Landscape Uses: Arbors or trellis, Attract birds, Fragrance, Screening, Summer interest
Key ID Features:Flowers are yellow and have a sweet scent; leaves are purplish - dark green. semi-evergreen