In February, when your garden is mostly bare branches, you will enjoy the profuse, white, richly fragrant flowers of the Winter Honeysuckle shrub. These attractive, 3/4″ long flowers are followed by bright red berries. ”
Latin Name: Lonicera fragrantissima
Site and Soil: Honeysuckles like 1/2 day to full sun and well-drained soil.
Pollination Requirements: This Honeysuckle does not produce edible fruit.
Hardiness: This Honeysuckle is hardy to minus 30º F.
Size at Maturity: 6-10 ft. in width on fence, arbor, or other support.
Bloom Time: February-March
Pests & Diseases: Honeysuckles are not bothered by pests or diseases.
USDA Zone: 3
Sunset Western Zone: 1-9, 14-24
Sunset Northeast Zone: 31, 32, 34-41