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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
It is included in an evolving list of plants carefully researched and chosen by RHS experts. Divided into 3 groups these lists, linked below, are maintained by a team of RHS staff and are reviewed annually.
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Other common names
Lonicera macgregorii 'Mandarin'
Lonicera can be deciduous and evergreen shrubs, or climbers with twining stems. The tubular or two-lipped flowers, often very fragrant, are followed by red or black berries
'Mandarin' is a deciduous climber, the leaves and young stems are bronze in spring, maturing to glossy, dark green. The tubular flowers, arranged in terminal whorls, are orange-red on the outside and yellow-orange inside. The main flush of flower is in early summer, with intermittent blooms until autumn
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect West-facing or East-facing
Exposure Exposed or Sheltered
MoistureMoist but well-drained
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
Grow in fertile, humus-rich, moist but well-drained soil. Tolerates full sun but is less prone to aphids and mildew in semi-shade
Propagate by layering or take hardwood cuttings in autumn
Suggested planting locations and garden types
City & Courtyard Gardens Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Pruning group 11
Pests Aphids may be a problem
Powdery mildews may be a problem
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