This climbing honeysuckle produces clusters of fiery red-orange flowers over a long period from July to September
Semi-evergreen in all but the coldest winters, Honeysuckle 'Dropmore Scarlet' will quickly cover walls, fences and pergolas with fabulous colour,
Vibrant trumpet-shaped flowers are produced in abundance and are often followed by attractive red berries.
Culinary information: The parboiled leaves are used as a vegetable and the flowers can be sucked for their sweet nectar, used as a vegetable or made into a syrup and pudding. A tea can also be made from the leaves, buds and flowers. For more details about edible flowers click here.
Height Up to 400cm (158in)
Spread Up to 200cm (79in)
walls and fencescottage gardenswoodland garden
sun or semi shade
1 honeysuckle plant in 9cm pot (V43481)
2 honeysuckle plants in 9cm pots (V43482P)
1 honeysuckle plant in 3 litre pot (V81550)
2 honeysuckle plants in 3 litre pots (V81706)
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