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Botanical name: Lonicera etrusca 'Donald Waterer'
Other names: Honeysuckle 'Donald Waterer'
Variety or cultivar: 'Donald Waterer' _ 'Donald Waterer' is a vigorous, deciduous climber with dark reddish stems. It has glaucous, blue-green foliage and in summer and autumn bears clusters of fragrant, tubular white and red flowers, fading to yellow inside. In autumn it bears orange-red berries.
Lonicera etrusca 'Donald Waterer' is: Deciduous
Flower: Yellow, White, Red in Summer; Yellow, White, Red in Autumn
Foliage: Blue-green in Spring; Blue-green in Summer
Stem: Dark-red in All seasons
Fruit: Orange-red in Autumn
Fragrance: Flowers have a strong perfume.
Awards: RHS AGM (Award of Garden Merit)
Specific pests: Aphids
Diseases: Generally disease-free.
Propagation methods: Hardwood cuttings, Layering, Semi-hardwood cuttings. REGISTER to read more...
Lonicera etrusca 'Donald Waterer' (Honeysuckle 'Donald Waterer') will reach a height of 4m and a spread of 1m after 5-10 years.
Suggested uses: Coastal, Wallside and trellises
Cultivation: Plant in full sun in any moist but well-drained soil.
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|Soil types:||Chalky, Clay, Loamy, Sandy (will tolerate most soil types)|
|Soil drainage:||Moist but well-drained, Well-drained|
|Soil pH:||Acid, Alkaline, Neutral|
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