The Dwarf honeysuckle has a shrub- like development. These plants have an erect development; in the lower part they usually show a bare stem, while towards the top they widen to form the crown. The Dwarf honeysuckle is medium in size and 3 m in height; in the summer it assumes a pinkwhite colouring. These plants aren't evergreens, which means they lose their leaves some months during the year.
Temperatures Dwarf honeysuckle
Plant which needs at least a few hours a day of sunlight. We suggest growing the The Dwarf honeysuckle outdoors year round, as they don't fear cold weather.These plants have a climber development; to let them grow at their best, let's place them near a grate or a wall.
Irrigation Dwarf honeysuckle
Watering takes place only when the soil has been dry for days, usually every 2-3 weeks can be enough; if the climate is particularly hot we can slightly intensify the irrigations, using 1-2 buckets of water . These plants have a vigorous development; when the stem is wider it might need abundant watering during the long summer months.
Adversity Dwarf honeysuckle
Generally during this time of year we suggest a pre-emptive treatment with wide range insecticide and with a systemic fungicide, to prevent the attack from part of the aphids and the development of fungus diseases, often favoured by a mild and damp climate.
Substrate Dwarf honeysuckle
We advise growing these plants in quite deep and soft soil with an elevated drainage.
Cultivate Dwarf honeysuckle
The Dwarf honeysuckle also has a pleasing fragrance. The indications given in this article are related to a medium size plant.