SUGAR MOUNTAIN® Blue Lonicera
(Haskap) SUGAR MOUNTAIN® Blue Lonicera, a tasty treat straight from your garden! Raspberries, blueberries, and now haskaps. Enjoy this easy to grow fruit that is hardy in zone 6 down to zone 3! SUGAR MOUNTAIN® Blue is a native variety, super hardy and is adaptable in most soil locations. SUGAR MOUNTAIN® Blue Lonicera grows best in full sun to part shade and produces large berries with a sweet flavor much like a cross between a blueberry and raspberry. SUGAR MOUNTAIN® Blue makes a great hedge that reaches 5-7 feet high and wide. In the late summer, the delicious, blue haskap berries are ready to be harvested. For best fruit production plant with SUGAR MOUNTAIN® Kalinka.
Common Name: Honeysuckle – Sweetberry
Plant Type: Edible
Brand: PROVEN WINNERS® COLORCHOICE® Flowering Shrubs
Hardiness Zone: 3, 4, 5, 6What is my zone?
Max Height: 5 – 7 Feet
Max Spread: 5 – 7 Feet
Exposure: Full Sun (+6 hrs.), Part Shade (4-6 hrs.)
Nature Attractions: Butterflies, Hummingbirds, Songbirds
Critter Resistance: Deer
Flower Color: Blue Shades
Soil Moisture Needs: Dry, Moderate, Moist
Attributes: Deciduous, Drought Tolerant, Native
Growth Habit: Upright
Edible Type: Fruit