Lonicera sempervirens Sulphurea

Yellow Flowered Honeysuckle Vine

Sulphurea is a rare gem in the honeysuckle family blooming with a profusion of golden-yellow flowers for many weeks starting in late spring. A strong graceful grower for morning sun, afternoon shade areas.
Zones4 - 9
Advantages
Deer Resistant
Attract Butterflies
Attract Hummingbirds
Attract Birds
Low Maintenance
Fragrant
Containers
Native
Cut Flowers
Light Requirements
Full Sun
Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Annual Rainfall
20 to 30"
30 to 40"
40 to 50"
Mature Height8-12' tall
Mature Spread24-48" wide
Bloom TimeLate spring to early summer followed by red berries in late summer
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SizePlant - 5" Pot
SKUHC014631

USDA Hardiness Planting Zones

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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8-12' tall x 2-4' wide (cutting propagated). A rare golden-yellow blooming version of our native, Lonicera sempervirens, 'Sulphurea' is a visual delight with its soothingly colored flowers. Not as vigorous as 'Blanche Sandman', this vine does best with some afternoon shade, especially in hot climates. Plant in compost-enriched soil and water regularly.

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More Information
SKUHC014631
Item Package Size
Plant - 5" Pot
Common Name
Yellow Flowered Honeysuckle Vine
Botanical Name
Lonicera sempervirens Sulphurea
Zones
4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9
Light Requirements
Full Sun, Morning Sun & Afternoon Shade
Flower Color
Yellow
Mature Height
8-12' tall
Mature Spread
24-48" wide
Bloom Time
Late spring to early summer followed by red berries in late summer
Ships As
Potted Plant
Soil Type
Sandy Soil, Clay Soil, Average Soil
Soil Moisture
Average
Amount Of Rain
20 to 30", 30 to 40", 40 to 50"
Advantages
Deer Resistant, Attract Butterflies, Attract Hummingbirds, Attract Birds, Low Maintenance, Fragrant, Containers, Native, Cut Flowers
Ideal Region
Anywhere In The US, Northeast, Southeast, Midwest, West, Southwest, Pacific Northwest, Coastal California, Suitable Above 7000 ft
Planting Time
Spring / Summer, Fall
Native To
North America
Item Unit Of Measure
Plant
Ships To Canada
No
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