Hall's Japanese Honeysuckle
Lonicera japonica 'Halliana'
Full sun, Partial sun
Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.
|Botanical Pronunciation||lon-ISS-er-a juh-PON-ih-kuh|
|Average Size at Maturity||Twining stems reach 15 to 30 ft. tall, with support.|
|Design Ideas||This is the most commonly seen Honeysuckle. Produces rampant growth capable of engulfing wire or chain-link fences in just a couple of seasons. A reliable, fragrant evergreen vine for a shade arbor. Excellent for screening, to drape over an unsightly wall or wood fence. A country-garden standby often trained onto dilapidated outbuildings or into the branches of dead trees. Capable of covering huge amounts of space in a short time, this vine makes a great groundcover on banks and slopes for erosion control. Be aware that is can be quite invasive.|
|Flower Attribute||Fragrant, Showy Flowers|
|Garden Style||Asian/Zen, Cottage, Rustic, Tropical|
|Landscape Use||Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Ground Cover|
|Light Needs||Full sun, Partial sun|
|Soil Needs||Fruit Tree & Vine|
|Special Feature||Easy Care, Extreme Cold Hardiness, Ornamental Berries, Tolerates Poor Soils, Waterwise, Fast Growing|
|Watering Needs||Water regularly - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.|
|Companion Plants||Coneflower (Echinacea); Butterfly Bush (Buddleja); Milkweed (Asclepias); Bee Balm (Monarda); Aster (Aster)|
Easily grown in average, well-drained soils; highly adaptable. Benefits from some shade in hot summer regions. Water deeply, regularly during first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency, once established. Provide support for twining vertical growth. Apply fertilizer in spring. Prune annually to control size.
This Plant's Growing Zones: 4-11