Grows and spreads 2-3 feet; mound shaped
Tube-like flowers emerge yellow in summer, turn to shades of orange and red in summer
Good fall color
Part-shade, shade; dry to medium soil; tolerates drought
Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Honeysuckle dwarf bush
A beautiful shrub for dry, shady areas, dwarf honeysuckle's dark green leaves turn shades of red and purple in the fall. Its tube-like flowers bloom all summer and attract hummingbirds and bees. The leaves host various caterpillar species.
Its drought-tolerance root system makes dwarf honeysuckle a good choice for erision control. Makes a great hedge and good for sloping areas where it can grow and spread.