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Lonicera sempervirens Major Wheeler

Honeysuckle

A cultivar of our native honeysuckle, this one is outstanding with clusters of red trumpet-shaped blossoms with orange interiors.  Blooms appear steadily throughout the summer and into fall. Bloom is heaviest in full sun. Prune after flowering, if desired, to keep plants smaller.


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Commercial Login
  • Category:Perennial
  • Hardiness Zone:4-8
  • Height:72-144 Inches
  • Spread:48-72 Inches
  • Bloom Color: Red

Prefers full sun to light shade and any average to loamy, well-drained soil. 

Attracts Wildlife
Butterflies
Hummingbirds
Pollinators
Songbirds
Critter Resistance
Deer Resistant
Rabbit Resistant
Soil Moisture Preference
Well-Drained
Moist/Well-Drained
Moist
Flowering Months
June
July
August
September
October
Foliage Color
Green
Additional Information about Lonicera sempervirens 'Major Wheeler'

Discovered along the coast of North Carolina, its mildew-resistant foliage helps make this one of the best of our native honeysuckles.