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Diervilla rivularis 'Troja Black'

Troja Black Georgia Bush Honeysuckle

Bush Honeysuckle

Comments

This smaller shrub features attractive purple-bronze emerging foliage; arching branches with clusters of yellow flowers in mid-summer; red fall color; drought tolerant, adaptable to various soils, and tolerates dry shade

Description

This smaller shrub features attractive purple-bronze emerging foliage; arching branches with clusters of yellow flowers in mid-summer; red fall color; drought tolerant, adaptable to various soils, and tolerates dry shade

Landscape Attributes

Troja Black Georgia Bush Honeysuckle is a dense multi-stemmed deciduous shrub with a mounded form. Its relatively coarse texture can be used to stand it apart from other landscape plants with finer foliage.

This shrub will require occasional maintenance and upkeep, and is best pruned in late winter once the threat of extreme cold has passed. It is a good choice for attracting butterflies and hummingbirds to your yard. Gardeners should be aware of the following characteristic(s) that may warrant special consideration;

Troja Black Georgia Bush Honeysuckle is recommended for the following landscape applications;

Mass Planting;General Garden Use;Naturalizing And Woodland Gardens;Container Planting

Planting & Growing

Troja Black Georgia Bush Honeysuckle will grow to be about 4 feet tall at maturity, with a spread of 5 feet. It tends to fill out right to the ground and therefore doesn't necessarily require facer plants in front. It grows at a medium rate, and under ideal conditions can be expected to live for approximately 20 years.

Light Requirement:

partial shade

full sun

Moisture:

dry to moist

Cold Hardy to Zone:

5a

Height(inches):

Spread:

Soil pH:

Soil Type:

4 feet

5 feet

Deer Resistant:

false

Fall Color

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