Dwarf (Northern) Bush-honeysuckle
Form and Growth Characteristics: Plant Type - ShrubGrowth Rate - Fast and spreadingMature Height - 2-4'Mature Width - 2-4'Longevity -
Ornamental Characteristics: Flower - Sulfur yellow .5" long June-August 2-3" diameter on current seasons growth.Fruit - 2 chambered many seeded, thin walled capsule.Leaf - Fall Color - PurpleBark - Stems rounded and brownishOther Features - Copper colored new foliage. Can form thickets, good choice for rough cuts, fills and banks.Possible Use - Season Of Interest -
Culture and Care: Care Requirements - Roots readily from cuttings, withstands shade but best in sun.Native Habitat - Newfoundland to Saskatchewan south Michigan and North Carolina, Zones 3-7.Diseases and Insects - A tremendously tough plant withstands cold and winds. Not troubled by insects or diseases.Strength - Weakness -Plants of this taxon:
Find Related Plants:- Other plants with the common name Bush-honeysuckle.- Other plants of the family Diervillaceae.- Other plants of the genus Diervilla.- Other plants of the species Diervilla lonicera.