Lonicera xylosteoides ‘Clavey’s Dwarf’.
Clavey's Dwarf Honeysuckle
- Main interest:
- resilient to poor conditions, tolerant of hard pruning
- Soil & Exposure:
- full sun to partial shade, medium moist soil
- creamy white to yellow, mid to late spring
- dusty green, deciduous
- USDA Hardiness:
- zone 3: -40 °C (-40 °F) View Zone Map
- Mature height & width (max.):
- height: 5 ft (1.5 m) width: 5 ft (1.5 m)
Clavey’s Dwarf Honeysuckle is a medium sized ball-shaped shrub with dusty green foliage. Small yellow flowers bloom along its branches in spring; and red berries appear in summer/fall. An excellent choice for use in groups or for hedges and screening because of its consistent shape; and adaptability to a variety of conditions. This deciduous shrub grows to 5 ft in height and width. Native to Europe.