Lush spring growth 

Lonicera henryi

Strong evergreen honeysuckle with dark green, oblong-lanceolate leaves. Young shoots hairy. Leaves 4 - 10 cm long, 1.5 - 3.5 cm wide, dark green and glabrous above, hairy on the margin and the midrib, paler and glossy green beneath. Flowers in terminal clusters in June. Flowers purplish to orange-red, 2 cm long with two reflexed lips. Fruits black. Hardy. Height to 4 - 5 metres with a spreading habit. Expect 30 - 60 cm growth a year. A honeysuckle native to Western China. 

Lonicera henryi
in 1 litre pots.


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Orange-red flower clusters abound in June