Lonicera tatarica 'Arnold Red'

Lonicera tatarica ‘Arnold Red’

Small leaved lovely blue-green foliage on interesting silver and charcoal furrowed bark. Profuse flower display and brilliant show of fruit each year. Darkest red blossom of any honeysuckle. Fragrant flowers in May followed by large bright red berries through June-July. Easily grown in reasonably well-drained soil. Sun or partial shade. Water-wise, long lived, and low pest pressure.

Plant Height at Maturity

12 feet

Plant Width at Maturity

12 feet

Growth Rate


Growth Habit

Upright | Spreading

Landscape Uses

Windbreak | Hedge

Environmental Features

Water-wise | Pollinator Friendly | Bird Habitat | Wildlife Forage Source

Tough Sites

Alkaline Soil | Dry Soil | Deer Damage | Urban Conditions | High Wind

Seasonal Interest

Fall Color | Winter Interest | Spring Flowering

Flower Color