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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 3-8
  • Height 4-5 feet
  • Light Required Partial shade in the South, Full sun in the North

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  • Botanical Name: Lonicera caerulea
  • Height: 4-5 feet
  • Spacing: 3-4 feet.
  • Depth: Requirements: likes partial shade in most regions except in the far North where it can enjoy full sun.
  • Spread: 3-4 feet
  • Sun/Shade: Partial shade in the South, Full sun in the North
  • Pollinator: Plant with another variety for pollination. Sunrise is recommended.
  • 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: Early spring
  • Fruit: Oval, dark blue berries
  • Form: upright shrub
  • Flower Form: small, white
  • Soil Requirements: Well-drained, average
  • Growth Rate: Moderate growth rate.
  • Pruning: As needed to shape
  • Comments: Exceptionally cold-hardy plants are easy to grow, with no known pest or disease issues, tolerance to sunburn, and are less finicky about soil type than blueberries.

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