LONICERA caerulea 'Blue Star'

This blue-berried honeysuckle is an American selection. LONICERA caerulea 'Blue Star' produces big blue eatable fruits. This plant is perfectly hardy.

Size Price
40-50 cm, 10 liter pot 44,90 € Delivery within 2 business days

PLANTING and CULTIVATION of LONICERA caerulea 'Blue Star' (blue-berried honeysuckle, sweetberry honeysuckle)

In order to discover more about LONICERA caerulea 'Blue Star' and choose the right place, here some more technical details to respect (If several options are indicated for the same caracteristic, each of them is possible. For example: "full sun (from 12 to 5 pm min.), half-shade (no sun from 12 to 5 pm)" -> Then you can put the plant into full sun or half-shade!):


HEIGHT : 1,50 - 2,00 m
PLACE : full sun (from noon until 5 p.m. minimum)
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SPRING : flowers, foliage, fruits
SPECIAL INTEREST IN SUMMER : foliage, fruits
SPECIAL INTEREST IN AUTOMN : foliage
FLOWER COLOR : white
FLOWERING PERIOD : spring
FRUIT COLOR : blue
HARVESTING PERIOD : june, july
CONSUMPTION PERIOD : june, july.
FOLIAGE COLOR : green, blue
KIND OF FOLIAGE : deciduous
WHERE TO PLANT : hedge, pot, bedding
NEED OF HUMIDITY : dry, mean, humid
RESISTANCE : hardy under -20°C
NATURE OF SOIL : light, normal, heavy
PH RECOMMANDED : acid (< 6,5), neutral (> 6,5 et < 7,5), calcareous (> 7,5)
SHAPE : shrub like
PRUNING PERIOD : febr., march
SPECIALITY : eatable, shape

The height shown corresponds for trees and shrubs to that after 10 years (under normal planting conditions and with adequate watering of the plant). Please call us or send us a message, if you want more information. We will be pleased to help you.

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