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Lonicera japonica Golden vein Japanese honeysuckle
Japan; 2 - 3m
Planting position: Full sun or semi-shade.
Requires regular and thorough watering throughout the year.Well-draining soil, enriched with plenty of compost.Liquid fertiliser applications, every 6 weeks during spring and summer.Light shape pruning after flowering.
Propagate from summer semi-hardwood cuttings.
The evergreen leaves are veined golden and it has white and purple spring flowers.