Lonicera japonica ‘Aureoreticulata’

(Japan,1860)

Lonicera japonica 'Aureoreticulata'An elegant plant with small broad leaves, often oak-lobed when young. The vein pattern picked out in yellow, turns reddish in autumn. Flowers tinged pink on the outside. It is not a vigorous plant. Grow it as a twining vine up a small tree, fence or tree or use it as a ground cover. Best grown in full sun. Discovered by Phillipp Franz von Siebold in Japan and introduced by Fortune about 1862.

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