Lonicera sempervirens is the scientific name. This is a twining vine that needs a support structure upon which to grow unless allowed to sprawl as a ground cover. Large, mildly fragrant, narrow, trumpet-shaped flowers are yellow-flowered variety. Oval, bluish-green leaves are glaucous beneath. It shows tendency to re-bloom.
*above specification are indicative only. actual dimensions may vary by +-10%
|Common Name ||Trumpet honeysuckle, Lonicera sempervirens f. sulphurea 'John Clayton'|
|Maximum Reachable Height ||Up to 12 feet|
|Flower Colour ||Pale yellow|
|Bloom Time ||May to June (sporadic additional bloom until fall)|
|Difficulty Level ||Easy to grow|
Planting and carePrune as needed immediately after flowering. Watch for powdery mildew, aphids, and leaf spots.
Arrange and tie the stems onto the support.
Water in well and keep well watered during the first year.
It can be planted at any time of year as long as the ground is not frozen or waterlogged. It grows best in humus, organically rich soils with good drainage. Easily grown in average, medium moisture, well-drained soils in full sun.
|Sunlight ||Full sun. It can tolerate partial shade.|
|Soil ||Average, medium moisture, well-drained soil|
|Temperature ||18 to 30 degrees C|
|Fertilizer ||Use any organic fertilizer.|
Honeysuckle special feature
Flowers. It attracts Birds, Hummingbirds, Butterflies.
- It is an excellent vine for trellises, arbors and fences
Frequently Asked Questions
What is another name for a Honeysuckle?
Honeysuckle is commonly known as Trumpet honeysuckle, Lonicera sempervirens f. sulphurea 'John Clayton'
How tall do Honeysuckle grow?
On average Honeysuckle grows Up to 12 feet
What color are Honeysuckle?
A Honeysuckle plant bears flowers of color Pale yellow
When Honeysuckle blooms?
With enough light, Honeysuckle may produce Pale yellow flowers in May to June (sporadic additional bloom until fall)
How hard is Honeysuckle to grow?
A Honeysuckle is Easy to grow
How much sunlight does a Honeysuckle need?
A Honeysuckle prefers Full sun. It can tolerate partial shade.
How much water does a Honeysuckle need?
A Honeysuckle prefers watering Medium
What kind of soil does a Honeysuckle need?
A Honeysuckle prefers Average, medium moisture, well-drained soil
What temperature does a Honeysuckle like?
A Honeysuckle prefers 18 to 30 degrees C
How often should I fertilize my Honeysuckle?
To encourage Honeysuckle growth, Use any organic fertilizer.
Thursday, 23 January 2020
Looking Good ....survived!!!!!!
Saturday, 16 November 2019
My plants are thriving! Will definitely buy this plant again when needed.
Tuesday, 05 November 2019
Great plant for a green gift
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