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Japanese Honeysuckle 'Red World'  

Lonicera japonica

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'Red World' is a Japanese Honeysuckle variety in the Lonicera genus with a scientific name of Lonicera japonica. Blooms appear in these approximate colours:   Dark scarlet.

A Japanese Honeysuckle that produces green, oval-shaped leaves with deep scarlet flowers.

This variety is a Ornamental that typically grows as an Semi-Evergreen, which is defined as a plant that is evergreen in mild areas but otherwise deciduous. Normally grows with a vine-like habit. This variety tends to bloom in early summer.

Japan is believed to be where Red World originates from.

Red World Japanese Honeysuckle is normally quite a low maintenance plant and is normally very easy to grow - great for beginner gardeners!

This variety plant info is provided by the myfolia gardener's wiki. All details about Red World have been kindly provided by our members.

How to grow Red World

  • Full Sun

  • Medium

Try to plant in a location that enjoys full sun and remember to water moderately. Keep in mind when planting that Red World is thought of as hardy, so this plant will survive close to or on freezing temperatures. The USDA Hardiness Zones typically associated with Red World are Zone 4 and Zone 11. Try to keep the ph of your soil between the range of 4.8 and 6.0 as Red World likes to be in moderately acidic soil - weakly acidic soil.

Growing Red World from seed

Transplanting Red World

Ensure that temperatures are mild and all chance of frost has passed before planting out, as Red World is a hardy plant.

Harvesting Red World

This variety tends to be ready for harvesting by early summer.