Lonicera nitida - dwarf honeysuckle

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Fast and vigorous, yet small and dense, this little-leaf shrub is a powerhouse plant for low hedging, topiary, box balls, bonsai and the like.

Evergreen, deer-proof, bird-friendly, rock-solid cold-hardy, grows in any good garden soil. And you might even get rich plum-bronze leaf colour in cold weather.


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Bonsai image: Jerry Norbury cropped to size.

Lonicera nitida, Lonicera ligustrina var. yunnanensis - dwarf honeysuckle

 Fast growing evergreen shrub with dense limey-green foliage, very small leaves.
USES: Ideal for clipped hedges and topiary, low growing hedges, edges, and in containers on patio settings.
PLANTING: Plant in any well drained soil in sun or shade.
CARE: Mulch and water regularly until the plant is established, usually around 12 weeks. Regular light trimming will encourage dense growth and prevent woody sections.
HEIGHT & WIDTH: 1.5-2 m H x 1.5 m W unclipped.
YOUR PLANTS: These plants are tubestock plants, young healthy plants that will establish quickly in your garden. The pot size is 80mm high x 42 mm wide.

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