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Lonicera 'Dropmore Scarlet' Honeysuckle Vine

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'Dropmore Scarlet' Honeysuckle Vine

Lonicera 'Dropmore Scarlet' 
Excellent vine cover for fences, trellises, arbors.

Long blooming season of showy tubular flower clusters backed by attractive blue-green foliage. Handsome, dense vine for fences, arbors, even as a ground-cover. Long lasting red berries follow the blooms. Deciduous.

Needs regular watering - weekly, or more often in extreme heat.

Thrives in average, well-drained soil; avoid poorly drained, wet sites. Water deeply, regularly during the first growing season to establish an extensive root system; reduce frequency once established. Apply fertilizer before new growth begins in spring. 

Use in: Erosion Control, Firescaping /Fire Wise, Ground Cover, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen, Wildlife Garden

  • Light: Full sun
  • Water: Average
  • Fertilizer: Apply before new growth in spring
  • Height: Climbing 15-20 feet
  • Spacing: 3-4 feet