vine, perennial

Lonicera x americana | Americana Honeysuckle

This hybrid vine or perennial is cold hardy and adapted to a wide range of exposures. Plants grow tall, scrambling over structures. Flowers are fragrant and come in bright colors. For desert regions, consider 'Pam's Pink'. It is smaller to 6 feet high, accepts full sun and is even more hardy to cold: -20F. Canopy coverage: 491 square feet.

Water Requirement: moderate

Sun Exposure: partial shade, full sun

Cold Hardiness: cold hardy to 0F

Growth Rate: fast

Height: 20 feet high

Width: 25 feet wide

Evergreen, Semievergreen

Foliage Color: blue-green

Flower Color: yellow, magenta, white, pink, cream

Flower Season: spring, summer, fall

Wildlife: bees, birds, butterflies