Lonicera × purpusii 'Winter Beauty'
Purple-Stem Winter Honeysuckle

 Plant Type:
 Deciduous / Evergreen:
White (Creamy white fragrant flowers in the winter to early spring)
Green (Dark green summer foliage; no appreciable fall color)
Red (Rarely produced)
 Ultimate Height:
5-7 feet
 Ultimate Spread:
5-8 feet
Widely adapted to soils, but avoid wet soils
Cultivated origin
 Diagnostic Characteristics:
The dark green leaves are opposite, simple, ovate, and acuminate. Stems are red-purple. Flowers, borne in late winter and early spring, are 0.75" long, short tubed, and have yellow anthers.

Additional Information

'Winter Beauty' is a dense, rounded semi-evergreen shrub that has red-violet stems and produces an abundance of fragrant white flowers in late winter and early spring. Rejuvenate periodically by cutting back 6-12" from the ground.

1 Lonicera × purpusii 'Winter Beauty' found

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