Lonicera x brownii 'Dropmore Scarlet'

Honeysuckle


Photo courtesy of Growing Colors

  • This vining honeysuckle is very winter hardy
  • Easy to grow
  • Loads of scarlet-orange flowers from June to September
Climbing
Climbing
Fast Growing
Fast Growing
Fragrant
Fragrant
Full Sun
Full Sun
Partial Sun
Partial Sun
Summer
Summer
Attracts Butterflies
Attracts Butterflies



Homeowner Growing and Maintenance Tips:

Water regularly first growing season to establish a good root system.  Requires support such as a fence or trellis.  Prune in spring to control size.  Requires regularly fertilizing.


Height: 8-12 ft
Spacing: 3-4 ft
Price Level 1: $13.99 ea.~#1
Bloom Color: Orange, Red
Zone: 4-8
Price Level 2: 4 for $50~#1
 

Additional Characteristics & Attributes:


Attributes:

  • Fragrant
  • Focal Point
  • Climbing
  • Fast Growing

Exposure:

  • Full Sun
  • Partial Sun

Habit:

  • Climbing

Foliage Color:

  • Green

Season of Interest (Flowering):

  • Summer

Attracts Wildlife:

  • Attracts Songbirds
  • Attracts Butterflies
  • Attracts Hummingbirds

Soil Moisture:

  • Average Water
  • Keep Well-Watered