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Honeysweet™ Honeyberry

Early Ripening—No Sprays Needed!

Honeyberries, also known as Haskaps, are easy-to-grow shrubs which are exceptionally cold-hardy, not bothered by disease or insects and yield some of the very first fruit of the season. They are not picky about soil pH and are quite easy to grow. This 4- to 5-ft. shrub which will yield a bounty of rich blue berries that ripen up over two weeks before strawberries and feature a tangy flavor. Best fruiting in partial to full sun. Plant at least 2 varieties for pollination. Bareroot. Zones 3-8.
  • Zone 3 - 9.
  • Height 6 - 8 feet.
  • Shade Required Partial shade.

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  • Botanical Name: Lonicera edulis var. kamtschatica 'Honey Sweet'.Lonicera edulis var. kamtschatica 'Sunrise'
  • Height: 6 - 8 feet.
  • Spacing: 4 - 5 feet.
  • Depth: Requirements: likes partial shade in most regions except in the far North where it can enjoy full sun.
  • Spread: 4 - 5 feet.
  • Sun/Shade: Partial shade.
  • Pollinator: Plant at least two varieties for cross pollination.
  • Yield: 10 - 15 lbs. at maturity.
  • Color: White.
  • Foliage: The leaves are borne in opposite pairs on the stems. Short, oblong, medium green in color.
  • Blooms: March - April for about 2 weeks.
  • Fruit: Small blueberries about half the size and flavor of wild blueberries.
  • Form: Deciduous shrub, small tubular or funnel shaped.
  • Soil Requirements: Moderately well-drained yet moist soil. Mulch with peat moss or aged manure to help conserve soil moisture.
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: Prune to shape.

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