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Honeysuckle

Lonicera periclymenum

Average Seeds per Packet
30
Packet Price
£2.99
Information

Hardy Native Woody Climbing Perennial, usually of woodland margins and hedgerows, with large heads of orange tinged bright yellow flowers in June to September.

Height x Spread:

Climbing to 120 in (300 cm) x 18 in (45 cm)

Wildlife Value:

Very attractive to Butterflies and Bees; food plant for the caterpillars of White Admiral Butterfly and Lilac Beauty, Plain Golden Y and Broad Bordered Bee Hawk Moths.

Other Interest:

Was widely used in herbal medicine for many ailments including rheumatoid arthritis, hepatitis, pneumonia and dysentery. Seldom used today

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