Sensationally fragranced bright yellow flowers bloom non stop from late spring, attracting moths, bees and butterflies, and are followed by lovely bright red berries.
Month Available: April
Evergreen / Deciduous: Evergreen
Flower Colour: Yellow
Suitable For Wildlife: Butterflies
Soil Type: Well-drained
Sun/Shade: Full sun or partial shade
Season of Interest: Spring
Flower/Foliage/Berries: Flowers, Berries
Plant Type: Climber
Main Attribute: From spring through to autumn.
Height / Spread: 3m (10ft)
I've got this Lonicera planted right next to my back door - the scent is beautiful every time I step outside.
Where to Plant: Patio pots, Borders
Pests and Diseases: Aphid, Thrips, Powdery Mildew.
Plant Care: Maintain a pleasant shape and structure by removing unwanted branches after flowering.
Care and Time: Medium - spring
Benefits: This climber offers a long period of interest with its flowers and berries. A wonderful scent and repeat blooming make it an exceptional plant.
History: Found in a Herefordshire hedgerow by John Edmund and Els Wilms, who were attracted by its look and scent. Introduced to the market by Bransford Webbs in 2004.