Lonicera japonica 'Purpurea'
Vigorous twining stems covered in dark green foliage with purple-tinted undersides and exotic, fragrant, purple-red and white bi-colored flowers that age to a creamy yellow. An excellent solution for a fast-growing screen on a fence or arbor. Left unsupported, it will create a dense, blanketing groundcover. Deciduous. Sold in one gallon container.
Plant type: Vine - Requires Support
Growth rate: Fast
Average landscape size: Twining stems quickly climb 10 to 15 ft. tall, with support.
Special features: Easy Care, Fast Growing, Ornamental Berries, Waterwise
Foliage color: Green
Flower color: Red
Flower attributes: Fragrant, Showy Flowers
Landscape Uses: Coastal Exposure, Erosion Control, Firescaping/Fire Wise, Ground Cover, Hillside, Mass Planting, Privacy Screen