An amazing honeysuckle with young foliage that is pink and cream, combined with beautiful scented flowers.
Origin: Bred in the UK.
Protection Status: EU PVR applied for
Variety Name: Lonicera japonica CROWTHLON
Benefits of using this variety
- Selected stable mutation from Lonicera japonica repens.
- Amazing young foliage colour.
- Young growth is heavily flushed with pink and cream. Foliage matures to normal green.
- Flowers appear before the foliage fades - an excellent combination of colours.
- Scented flowers flushed with red.
- Height and vigour typical for the species.
- Foliage: brightly coloured young growth fades to normal green by mid summer. Protect from cold wind and drought.
- Habit: vigorous climber.
You may find these plants useful for similar applications, or as great planting partners alongside the Pink Aperitif .