Blue Banana Honeyberry
A brand new honeyberry introduction, hailing from Berries Unlimited’s illustrious collection, it’s one of the sweetest varieties of honeyberry we’ve ever tasted! Named for its elongated shape and delicious texture, Blue Banana will become a staple for home gardeners who are looking for a honeyberry with large, sweet, delicious fruit right off the bush.
Latin Name: Lonicera caerulea
Site and Soil: Moderately fertile, well-drained soil with full to partial sun.
Bearing Age: 2-3 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 4-6 ft. in height and 3-5 ft. in width
Fruit Skin: Blue
Fruit Size: Large
Bloom Time: March-April
Ripening Time: May-June
USDA Zone: 2-7
Pollinizer for: Borealis and most other varieties