Twinberry Honeysuckle, Twinberry Lonicera involucrata - Xylosteon involucratum
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Twinberry Honeysuckle, Twinberry
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In Stock: 0.25 lb
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Growing Info, follow in order:
Soak in water, let stand in water for 24 hours.
cold stratify for 60 days.
sow seed 1/16" deep, tamp the soil, mulch the seed bed.
Cold Stratify from 30 to 90 days.
In a Nutshell:
* Lonicera involucrata ( Bearberry Honeysuckle , Twinberry Honeysuckle , Twin-berry , Black Twinberry ) is a species of honeysuckle native to northern and western North America , from southern Alaska east across boreal Canada to Quebec , and south through the western United States to California , and to Chihuahua in northwestern Mexico . It grows at elevations from sea level to 2,900 m. more...
* A decidious Shrub growing to 1.2 m (4ft) at a medium rate. It is hardy to zone 4 and is not frost tender. It is in flower in May, and the seeds ripen from Jul to September. The flowers are hermaphrodite (have both male and female organs) and are pollinated by Insects. The plant prefers light (sandy), medium (loamy) and heavy (clay) soils.The plant prefers acid, neutral and basic (alkaline) soils..It cannot grow in the shade.It requires moist soil.The plant can tolerates strong winds but not maritime exposure. more...