Winchester Honeysuckle

Lonicera periclymenum 'Winchester'

SKU
05921
Excellent cover for fences, trellises or arbors. Hummingbirds and butterflies love the fragrant cream and maroon-purple flowers. New leaves emerge rich purple, maturing to dark green. Semi-evergreen twiner, deciduous in colder areas.
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Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

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Botanical Pronunciationluh-NIS-er-a per-ee-KLY-men-um
Average Size at MaturityFast grower, twining stems 15 to 20 ft. long.
Bloom TimeSpring through fall
Deciduous/ EvergreenDeciduous
Flower AttributeFragrant, Showy Flowers
Flower ColorPink
Foliage ColorGray-green
Garden StyleCottage, Rustic, Tropical
Growth HabitClimbing
Growth RateFast
Landscape UseEspalier, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Green Roof, Woodland Garden, Wildlife Garden
Light NeedsFull sun, Partial sun
Soil NeedsFruit Tree & Vine
Special FeatureAttracts Butterflies, Attracts Hummingbirds, Easy Care, Ornamental Berries, Fast Growing, Bird Friendly
Water NeedsModerate
Watering NeedsNeeds regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Follow a regular watering schedule during the first growing season to establish a deep, extensive root system. Feed with a general purpose fertilizer. Provide support such as a trellis or arbor. Prune annually to control size.

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This Plant's Growing Zones: 5 - 9

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