Lonicera japonica
Pink Aperitif

Lonicera Pink Aperitif Square
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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.

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