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Lonicera 'Golden Trumpet' (Large Plant)

Lonicera brownii, Scarlet Trumpet Honeysuckle

Hardy Shrub

Clusters of vivid yellow blooms tip the twining stems of Lonicera 'Golden Trumpet' from June to August. A cultivar of Lonicera x brownii, this appealing Honeysuckle is delicately fragrant, producing glossy red berries that replace the blooms as they fade. With its bright tropical colour, this vigorous climber makes a lovely choice for an exotic planting scheme, climbing over arbours, pergolas or trained onto trellis. Height: 4m (12'). Spread: 2m (6').

Culinary note: Some parts of these flowers are edible. For more details about edible flowers click here.

 

Lifetime Guarantee on Hardy Plants Large Potted Plant Special Offer

Ideal For:
walls and fences, cottage gardens, scented gardens, wildlife gardens, woodland garden
Flowering Period:
June, July, August
Position:
sun or semi shade
    • 1 x 3 litre potted lonicera plant

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £14.99
    • 2 x 3 litre potted lonicera plants

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    • Despatch: By end of July 2017
    • £24.99
Plant honeysuckle against a suitable, sturdy support such as trellis or strong wires attached to walls and pergolas, in fertile, moist, free draining soil. Poor soils can be improved by adding plenty of well rotted manure or garden compost. Choose a position in sun or semi-shade. When growing honeysuckle in patio containers, use soil based compost such as John Innes No. 3.
Feed and water lonicera regularly throughout the growing season until they are fully established. Check young shoot tips regularly as honeysuckle plants are susceptible to aphid damage, particularly when grown in full sun. Prune immediately after flowering, first removing the oldest stems, then reducing the remaining stems to restrict their vigorous growth to the available space. Apply a mulch of well rotted manure or compost to the base of the plant in spring. Caution: Harmful if eaten.

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