A honeysuckle with beautifully scented yellow and white flowers

Lonicera similis var. delavayi

(RHS Award of Garden Merit)

Very vigorous, climbing evergreen honeysuckle. The cream and yellow flowers are larger than L. japonica and contrast well with the dark-green, oval leaves. Fragrant creamy-white tubular flowers turning yellow from late summer. This honeysuckle is suited to being trained up a wall, fence or pergola or for planting amongst hedging plants like blackthorn. Grows well in most soils. Hardy. Native of Yunnan, China.

Lonicera similis var. delavayi in 1 litre pots.


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