Japanese honeysuckle is a gorgeous vine perennial. With gorgeous clusters of spindly flowers, with a delicate fragrance that’ll add a classy touch to your gardens. Not only beautiful, these flowers attract butterflies and hummingbirds, making Lonicera an ideal choice for those wanting to create a sanctuary in their garden. It has small, thick leaves that accent the flowers perfectly.
As with other vines, Japanese honeysuckle requires a trellis, fence, wall, or similar structure to support its woody stems as it grows upwards. Care for this vine is easy. It can tolerate full sun to partial shade- though it does best in shade. It prefers moist soil, however this can give way to vigorous and unruly growth. It can tolerate drier conditions, and in fact this will keep the growth in check. It grows quickly, so pruning will be essential to keep this vine in check.