Lonicera japonica 'Halliana'

Japanese honeysuckle

3 litre pot
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One of the few tough evergreen climbers, with round small leaves and fragrant white flowers that turn cream - more flowers when kept in check!

Val Bourne - Garden Writer

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  • Position: full sun or partial shade
  • Soil: fertile, humus-rich, moist, well-drained soil
  • Rate of growth: fast-growing
  • Flowering period: April to August
  • Hardiness: fully hardy

    Masses of highly scented, pure white, tubular flowers, ageing to yellow, smother this handsome honeysuckle from April to August, giving it a two-tone appearance. Many of the handsome, tapered, glossy, dark green leaves are retained all year, so this vigorous variety is ideal for covering a pergola, arch or boundary wall, or scrambling through robust shrubs and trees. It is happy in sun or partial shade.

  • Garden care: Cut back established plants after flowering, removing a third of the flowering shoots. Apply a generous 5-7cm (2-3in) mulch of well-rotted compost or manure around the base of the plant in early spring.

Lonicera 'Mandarin'

mandarine honeysuckle

Sumptuously coloured flower clusters

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Clematis Étoile Violette

clematis (group 3)

Produces masses of deep purple blooms

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Rosa 'Gloire de Dijon'

rose Gloire de Dijon (climbing hybrid tea)

Intensely fragrant flowers

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