Cinderella Honeyberry – Early Blooming
The Cinderella Honeyberry is extremely vigorous, growing to a height of 4 feet and spreading 3 feet. The medium size fruits have good quality and are best eaten fresh from the bush to enjoy the excellent fresh blend of flavors. This is a good choice for home gardens and u-pick growers.
Latin Name: Lonicera caerulea
Site and Soil: Full sun to partial shade and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: Cinderella requires another Early Honeyberry for cross-pollination.
Hardiness: hardy to -35° F
Bearing Age: 1-2 years after planting.
Size at Maturity: 4 feet tall by 3 feet wide
Bloom Time: March-April
Ripening Time: May-June
Yield: 5-10 lbs.
Pests & Diseases: Honeyberry is not bothered by pests or diseases. To deter birds, use mylar flash tape or cover plants with netting.
USDA Zone: 2-7