Winter Honeysuckle (Lonicera fragrantissima)
Sweet Breath of Spring.
Native to Far East.
Perennial (evergreen in warmer, deciduous in cooler climates).
Hardiness(see References, below)
Zones 4 - 9.
Bloom - Winter. Fruit - Summer. Height - Up to 8 ft (2.5 m).
Cultivation - Sun or partial shade. Most soils.
Propagation - By seeds or by tip cuttings (take these in Summer).
Other - Very fragrant blooms. Good for screening.
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