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Lonicera x heckrottii/Goldflame Honeysuckle

Lonicera x heckrottii / Lonicera x heckrottii
Cluster of yellow-pink flowers and foliage
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Cluster of yellow-pink flowers and foliage

Vine in full bloom

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Scientific Name: Lonicera x heckrottii
Common Name: Goldflame Honeysuckle
Plant Type: Deciduous
Leaf Type: Broadleaf
Hardiness Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 Determine Your Zone
Height: 10-15 feet
Spread: 3 -5 feet
Bloom time: Spring, Summer
Flower color: Yellow, Pink
Fruit present: Fall
Fruit color: Red
Light Exposure: Sun, Part Sun
Drainage: Well drained, Moist,
Rate of Growth: Fast
Water Requirement: Medium
Maintenance Level: Low
Susceptible to insects
and diseases:
Landscape Categories: Plants with Fragrance
Comments: Can be grown as a climbing vine or pruned and used as a shrub. This honeysuckle does not cling directly to masonry or wood; a support must be provided for them to climb on. Fragrant flowers attract hummingbirds and butterflies. Birds also consume the berries.