Major Wheeler Honeysuckle
Major Wheeler Honeysuckle Vine is a vining honeysuckle that is very winter hardy and easy to grow. It has loads of fragrant red, tubular flowers from late spring through summer. Hummingbirds are always visiting this plant in our gardens. They also have a lasting fragrance that brings back childhood memories for many lovers of this plant. It will grow to a height of 6' to 10' and a width of 3' to 4'.
Major Wheeler Honeysuckle Vines do best in at least a half day of full sun in consistently moist, organic soil. Be sure to give it a support to climb on right away or soon after it's planted. It is easy to grow in fertile, well-drained soil.
Use Major Wheeler Honeysuckle for climbing a trellis, screening, or climbing up a post or pole. This vine will also attract birds and butterflies. It is deer resistant, drought tolerant once established, and is a Firewise plant. You can even plant this vine in a container or a Cottage Garden.