Lonicera sempervirens Blanche Sandman
Blanche Sandman Honeysuckle Vine
Details10-15' in length (cutting propagated). This re-blooming native gem fills a split rail fence in our nursery where it draws many complementary remarks from customers for its extravagant summer-long floral display. The unscented flowers are very showy with an orange-red exterior and yellow-orange throat. The hummingbirds love it! Plant it in a compost-rich, moisture retentive soil. Provide afternoon shade in areas with very hot summers.
|Common Name||Blanche Sandman Honeysuckle Vine|
|Botanical Name||Lonicera sempervirens Blanche Sandman|
|Zones||4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10|
|Light Requirements||Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade|
|Flower Color||Red, Orange, Yellow|
|Mature Height||10-15' tall|
|Mature Spread||3-6' wide|
|Bloom Time||Late spring to early summer|
|Ships As||Potted Plant|
|Planting Time||Spring / Summer|
|Soil Type||Clay Soil|
|Amount of Rain||20 to 30", 30 to 40", 40 to 50"|
|Advantages||Deer Resistant, Attract Hummingbirds, Native|
|Ideal Region||Anywhere In The US, Suitable Above 7000 ft, Coastal California, Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, Southwest, West, Pacific Northwest|
|Neonicotinoid-Free||Yes - Learn More|
|Ships to Hawaii, Alaska & Canada||No|
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To determine if a plant is sufficiently cold hardy, the USDA created numbered zones indicating winter low temperatures; the lower the zone number the colder the winter.
- If the coldest winter temperature expected in your area is -15°F (zone 5) then any plants rated zones 3-5 will survive the winter temperatures in your area.
- If you live in very warm winter areas (zones 9-11) plants with zones 3-4 ratings are not recommended. The lack of freezing winter temperatures do not provide a time for winter dormancy (rest).
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