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A picture of a Etruscan Honeysuckle

Etruscan Honeysuckle

Lonicera etrusca

Full Sun
Light watering
Frost Hardy

8a

USDA zone

-12°C

Minimum temperature

Expected size

Height
Spread

4m

Max

3.6m

2.5m

Min

2.5m

Flowering

  • spring
  • summer
  • autumn
  • winter

Etruscan Honeysuckle Overview

This is a deciduous or semi-evergreen vine which will grow about 3.5m. It will produce slender woody stems with dull green leaves and tubular, scented, cream tinged with purple flowers in the spring and summer; small red berries follow

Common problems with Etruscan Honeysuckle

How to propagate Etruscan Honeysuckle

Cuttings

You can propagate from seeds in the autumn or spring or from cuttings in summer or late autumn.

Seed

Other uses of Etruscan Honeysuckle

Grown for fragrant, year-round flowers which attract bees in the day and moths at night. Suitable for flower arranging. Suitable for coastal conditions.