Lonicera sempervirens / Coral Honeysuckle


A showy native vine with long tubular red flowers, very attractive to hummingbirds. Incredibly long bloom season. Native vines are an often-overlooked ecological component and ideal for an edge planting or growing on trellis or fence.

Secondary host plant for the Baltimore Checkerspot butterfly, an infrequent but captivating species. See images of the Baltimore Checkerspot with this butterfly’s primary host plant, Turtleheads.

Height: Vine   Blooms: July – August

Habitat: Mesic, sun to part shade.

Provenance: NJ/PA


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