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Lonicera tatarica

Family: Caprifoliaceae

Common name: HONEYSUCKLE

Native to: Southern Russia To Central Asia

Sentiment: devotion


Type: shrub

Forms: clumping, erect

Leaves deciduous

Max height: 16.4 feet

Max width: 16.4 feet





Attracts wildlife: adult butterfly, hummingbird, specific butterfly species

Plant part consumed by birds: nectar

Plant features: deciduous, growth rate fast

Exposure: part shade, sun

Landscape use: flower fragrant

Fast growing

Propagates by: seed

flowers in spring

flowers in summer

Soil type: well drained

USDA Zones: zone 3 -40 f, zone 4 -30 f, zone 5 to -20 f, zone 6 to -10 f, zone 7 to 0 f, zone 8 to +10 f, zone 9 to +20 f

Temp. range: -40 to +30 °F

Water: drought tolerant