Lonicera sempervirens 'Major Wheeler'

Trumpet Honeysuckle

The coral red flowers of 'Major Wheeler' Trumpet Honeysuckle bloom for a very long time from late spring through the summer especially with a post-bloom trim.  Loved by hummingbirds. Lonicera sempervirens 'Major Wheeler' has clean foliage; blooms on previous year's growth and new growth.  'Major Wheeler' is a non-aggressive, non-invasive honeysuckle that needs the support of a trellis, cage or fence to wind and wrap itself around.  Found by Charles Wheeler of the NC Botanical Garden Foundation.  PHS Gold Medal Plant 2015.

PRN Preferred:  Very showy red flowers and disease free foliage, blooms for a very long time.

  • Category: Vines
  • Alternate Cultivar: Major Wheeler
  • Hardiness Zone: 4
  • Height: 8 Feet
  • Bloom Color: Red


Qty Description Comments Future Crop Future Crop Ready Date
624 Lonicera sempervirens Major Wheeler #2 (3' trellis) (NATIVE-coral-red) Light bud & bloom Login for pricing
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