Blanche Sandman Honeysuckle

Lonicera sempervirens 'Blanche Sandman'

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40468
Hummingbirds love the tubular vibrant reddish orange flowers that arrive in early summer and continue lightly through the season. Provide support for this twining vine to crawl along a fence or trellis. Perfect for creating a colorful wall in a bird friendly garden.
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Water regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat, until established.

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Botanical Pronunciationlon-ISS-er-a sem-per-VEY-renz
Average Size at MaturityWith support, reaches 10 to 20 ft. tall.
Bloom TimeSpring and summer; nearly year-round in frost free regions.
Deciduous/ EvergreenEvergreen
Flower AttributeLong Bloom Season, Repeat Flowering, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorRed
Foliage ColorGreen
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic, Tropical
Growth HabitCompact
Growth RateModerate
Landscape UseContainer, Espalier, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsAll-Purpose Plant Food
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Waterwise, Year-round Interest, Bird Friendly, Compact Form
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsWater regularly- weekly, or more often in extreme heat, until established.
Companion PlantsConeflower (Echinacea); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Butterfly Weed (Asclepias); Bee Balm (Monarda); Aster (Aster)

Easily grown in average, well-drained soils. Best flowering in full sun. Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Climbs by twining; provide mild support if upright form is desired. Prune to control size; regrows quickly.

This Plant's Growing Zones: 5-9

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