3 Wild Honeysuckle / Lonicera Periclymenum in 9cm Pots, Stunning Flowers
3 Wild Honeysuckle / Lonicera Periclymenum in 9cm Pots
Honeysuckle climbs with thin, twisted, woody stems. Oval leaves are arranged in pairs along the stem, dark green above and paler beneath. Flowers are long tubes with petals that curl open at the tip to expose the stigma and stamens. They are creamy white or pale yellow, often tinged pinkk and are arranged in a circle at the tip of the shoot. Fruits are small clusters of red berries.
Common Name: Wild Honeysuckle
Species: L. Periclymenum
Skill Level: Beginner
Exposure: Full sun, Partial shade
Soil type: Slightly acid - lime free soil
Time to take cuttings: Prune immediately after flowering
Flowering period: Autumn and Summer
Native species, useful for covering vertical surfaces. Important for night-flying moths, which are its main pollinators. Hummingbird Hawkmoth and long-tongued bumblebees visit by day. Berries are taken by Robin, Blackbird, Song Thrush and Blackcaps.
Arrived safely and packed well
I ordered these for a new woodland we are creating. They arrived in good time and were very well packed in straw which was very helpful and eco friendly, the plants looked healthy and well grown. I planted them straight away. Since then it has rained almost everyday so they are well watered in. The straw we have used in our bug hotels for the nature area. Thank you for supplying these plants.
Wild Honeysuckle plants
Excellent quality plants, very reasonably priced, well packed, and delivered by probably the best delivery service, dpd. Many thanks for excellent service.
Good quick service and healthy plants
good quality plants and excellent service from this company