The Pink Tatarian Honeysuckle, Lonicera tatarica, originated in Southern Russia and Turkistan. Tatarian Honeysuckle is a tolerant, reliable shrub with good flowering and fruiting habits. It grows in sun or partial shade and any garden soil. The fragrant pink flowers are produced in mid-spring.
The red, orange or yellow fruit is most ornamental during the summer. Fruit and flower colors vary with the cultivar. Tartarian Honeysuckle is widely distributed throughout the US. Neat appearing shrub for screens and windbreaks. Dependable and hardy. Pale pink buds open to masses of white blooms.
|Botanical Name||Lonicera tatarica|
|Zones||3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8|
|Height||8 - 12 feet|
|Mature Height||10 - 12 feet|
|Mature Spread||10 - 12 feet|
|Spread||8 - 12 feet|
|Soil Type||Widely Adaptable|