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Major Wheeler Honeysuckle Plant

Ideal Vine for Fences, Posts or Arbors

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Major Wheeler Honeysuckle Plant

Ideal Vine for Fences, Posts or Arbors

  • Clusters of tubular red flowers
  • Long flowering period
  • Resistant to mildew
  • Attracts hummingbirds
  • Deer-resistant vine
This quick-vining plant is covered with stunning tubular-shaped, red and gold blooms all summer long and well into the fall. Major Wheeler is a fast grower that quickly reaches 6-10 ft. in length and is unbelievably hardy. Resistant to the mildew that seems to plague other varieties. Likes partial shade in most regions except the far north, where it enjoys full sun.Potted. Zones 4-8.
This plant attracts hummingbirds.
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Plants will be shipped at the proper planting time for your area of the country using the shipping timeframes outlined below. We continually monitor weather conditions for extreme hot or cold and adjust shipping schedules as needed. Due to hot weather conditions, we are unable to ship most plant items in July and August.

2022 Fall Shipping Schedule
ZONE Perennials, Bulbs & Flowers
1A-4B 9/12/22 - 10/28/22
5A & 5B 9/12/22 - 10/28/22
6A & 6B 9/26/22 - 10/28/22
7A & 7B 9/26/22 - 10/28/22
8A & 8B 9/26/22 - 10/28/22
9A-10B 9/26/22 - 10/28/22
Last Order Date All Grow Zones: Oct 24, 2022

Additional Shipping Notes:

The type of product you order or the weather in our area to yours may affect the anticipated shipping schedule, shifting earlier or later, depending.

Trees and shrubs are kept in the nursery row until full dormant for optimum stress protection.

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Product Details

  • Botanical Name: Lonicera sempervirens 'Major Wheeler'
  • Height: 12 - 24 Inches
  • Spacing: 2 - 4'
  • Spread:2 - 3'
  • Light Required:Full Sun, Partial Shade
  • Color: deep rose
  • Size: 3" Pot
  • Blooms: Mid Summer, Late Summer, Fall
  • Fruit: Small red berries.
  • Zone: 3-8
  • Form: Shrub
  • Flower Form: a multitude of very small fluffy flowers forming flat clusters
  • Soil Requirements: Clay Soil, Loamy Soil
  • Growth Rate: slow to get established taking several months, moderate growth there-after
  • Pruning: none required n/a
  • Foliage: young shoots and leaves are red, maturing to gold or green-gold depending on sunlight.

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