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Lonicera hookeri 'Mardi Gras' /Mardi Gras Goldflame Honeysuckle

Lonicera hookeri 'Mardi Gras'   / Lonicera hookeri 'Mardi Gras'
A honeysuckle with multiple flower colors depending on the age of the buds and flowers
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A honeysuckle with multiple flower colors depending on the age of the buds and flowers

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Scientific Name: Lonicera hookeri 'Mardi Gras'
Common Name: Mardi Gras Goldflame Honeysuckle
Plant Type: Evergreen
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 5-8 feet
Spread: 2 -3 feet
Bloom time: Summer
Flower color: Multicolored
Light Exposure: Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
No
Landscape Categories: Plants That Attract Hummingbirds
Comments: Has fragrant flowers that attract hummingbirds. Flower buds are deep pink and as they open they turn a yellow-orange. Use on fences, trellises, arbors and other structures. It is a drought tolerant plant.