This attractive selection, Belgica Honeysuckle features profuse, heavenly fragrant flowers that begin white with a purple blush and later turn lemon yellow. Adding to its garden appeal are the abundant, large clusters of bright red fruit.
Latin Name: Lonicera periclymenum
Site and Soil: Honeysuckles like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Belgica does not produce edible fruit.
Hardiness: Belgica is hardy to minus 25º F.
Size at Maturity: 8-10 ft. in width on fence, arbor, or other support.
Bloom Time: April-May
Pests & Diseases: Honeysuckles are not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 4
Sunset Western Zone: 1-24
Sunset Northeast Zone: 31, 32, 34-41