CHERRY AND CARAMEL TONES - DARTS WORLD & COPPER BEAUTY - Evergreen Foliage for unresistable colour in your Garden- 2 Plant Evergreen Collection- These fully hardy Climbers have been container grown so can be planted any time of the year.
Our new cherry and caramel collection is a real show stopper. The colours in this 2 plant honeysuckle collection are suited perfectly. The elegant and deep cherry colour of the Darts World blends perfectly with the vibrant and rich caramel shades of the Copper Beauty. A truly wonderful collection, that will bring elegance and a touch of class to any garden. This sophisticated collection includes:
Lonicera japonica 'Darts World' - A NEW introduction, this easy to grow particularly HARDY evergreen climbing plant, with a bushy spreading habit, has dark green leaves and very fragrant, flashy cherry flushed flowers. The flowers which have a strong perfume adorn the vine from spring through to late summer. This EVERGREEN climbing plant is fully hardy and can be grown in a variety of positions and is nearly indestructible!
Honeysuckle Lonicera 'Copper Beauty' is a beautifully scented stunning honeysuckle with trumpet shaped deep caramel yellow flowers which are flushed red in summer. Honeysuckle 'Copper Beauty' has a long flowering period from June all the way through to September followed by small, sumptuous purple-black berries in the autumn. In addition, this EVERGREEN honeysuckle has new growth which has lush rich bronze hues and then the foliage turns into shades of deep blue-green.
Just the sound of the word 'honeysuckle' is pleasant - it brings to mind warm summer evenings with drifting sweet scents and the sounds of bumble bees busying themselves sipping nectar!
Size of planst supplied : 9cm pot grown and posted WITH pot so root system is protected
Height of plant supplied : from bottom of pot to top of foliage approx 25cm
Position: full sun or partial shade
Soil: humus-rich, moist, well drained soil or multi-purpose compost and feed well
Growth rate: medium growing, Height (5 years) 3m, Spread 1m
Flowering period: 'Darts World' June To November, 'Copper Beauty' June to September
Flower colour: 'Darts World' flashy cherry flushed flowers maturing to peach and yellow shades , 'Copper Beauty' deep copper-caramel flushed with red hues in summer
Hardiness: fully hardy
Other features: Long flowering period and particularly handsome evergreen foliage with early autumnal berries
PRUNING: Tidy and any weak stems remove end of Feb to mid March. For detailed guide to planting and pruning view www.climbingplantsdirect.com and view the climbing plant care guide
FEEDING: we recommend "Tomorite" - normal strength diluted weekly from May to September
Wildlife: attractive to beneficial garden insects
1 x Lonicera japonica 'Darts World'. 1 x Lonicera 'Copper Beauty'. All in 9cm pots. Container grown Garden Ready Plant. Climbers supplied pruned and shooting well, ready for planting.
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