Dwarf Bush-Honeysuckle

June 1, 2019

Dwarf Bush-Honeysuckle

Characteristics & Cultural Requirements

  • Height: 2-3 feet
  • Width: 2-4 feet
  • Habit: Densely branched mounding shrub
  • Zones: 3-7

Cultural Requirements

  • Average, dry to medium moisture, well-drained soil
  • Full sun to part shade
  • Tolerates drought
  • Freely suckers
  • Prune as needed immediately after flowering

Ornamental Features

  • Fragrant yellow, trumpet-shaped blooms June-July
  • Glossy dark green leaves
  • Yellow to orange, sometimes red fall color

Landscape Uses

  • Native plant attracts hummingbirds, butterflies
  • Small hedge
  • Shrub borders
  • Naturalize in woodland gardens, slopes where plant can colonize
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