Diervilla Rivularis, Kodiak ( Black, Choclate) - Plant
Description for Diervilla Rivularis, Kodiak ( Black, Choclate)
Diervilla rivularis is a species of flowering plant in the honeysuckle family known by the common names mountain bush-honeysuckle and hairy bush-honeysuckle.
|Common name||Flower colours||Bloom time||Height||Difficulty|
|mountain bush honeysuckle||-||July to August||2.00 to 3.00 feet||easy to grow|
Planting and care
Dig holes or beds wide, not deep.Lightly amend heavy clay or sandy soils with organic matter. Gently remove plants from containers, keeping the root ball intact.Loosen potting soil and roots around bottom and edges of root ball Plant level with surrounding soil, spreading roots outwar
|Full sun to part shade||well-drained soil||Medium||-35 degrees||Apply any organic fertilizer|
Caring for Diervilla Rivularis
- Prune for size control and pedestrian safety, to remove dead or diseased plant parts, or to shape or train plants into hedges, topiary, espalier, or other interesting shapes. Broadleaf plants, both evergreen and deciduous, can be cut as hard as needed, even back to main trunks. New growth sprouts near the cut ends.
Typical uses of Diervilla Rivularis
Special features: Small hedge. Ground cover shrub. Naturalize in woodland gardens or on slopes. Shrub borders.
Ornamental use: The plant is used for ornamental purpose. Its generally kep indoor in living room and in terrac area.