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This plant will provide nectar and pollen for bees and the many other types of pollinating insects.
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Other common names
honeysuckle 'Heaven Scent'
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
'Heaven Scent' is a twining, deciduous, woody climber, reaching up to 7m in height, with dark green oval leaves in opposite pairs. Large pale yellow and white flowers, pale pink in bud, are borne through summer and into early autumn. Red berries follow
All ratings refer to the UK growing conditions unless otherwise stated. Minimum temperature ranges (in degrees C) are shown in brackets
Aspect East-facing or West-facing or South-facing
Exposure Sheltered or Exposed
MoistureMoist but well-drained
SoilChalk, Clay, Sand, Loam
pHAcid, Alkaline, Neutral
Time to ultimate height
A vigorous honeysuckle for sun or partial shade and any moist but well-drained soil
Propagate by layering, hardwood cuttings or semi-hardwood cuttings
Suggested planting locations and garden types
Coastal Cottage & Informal Garden
Pruning Pruning group 11 after flowering
Pests May be susceptible to aphids and thrips
May be affected by powdery mildews
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honeysuckle 'Heaven Scent'
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