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Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold'

Golden Honeysuckle

From £6.99

Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold' is a wonderfully dense evergreen. Its colourful foliage is a buttery, pale yellow in summer and a warm bronze in winter. Golden Shrubby Honeysuckle looks fantastic when clipped into a neat form and its colourful foliage is beautifully decorated in spring with creamy white flowers.

  • Best Features: yellow-green evergreen foliage, creamy white flowers, RHS award
  • Ideal For Hedges: up to 2m
  • Growth Rate: Fast | 40-60cm
  • Position: Sunny, partial shade, normal soil, sheltered or exposed, inland
  • Also Consider: Lonicera nitida the green version of Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold' and Choisya ternata Sundance for good yellow coloured foliage
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Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold' 10/20cm 2L pot
Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold' 10/20cm 2L pot

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Golden Shrubby Honeysuckle (Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold') description

Golden Shrubby Honeysuckle performs best in full sun to partial shade with well-drained, normal soil. Plant Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold' in sheltered or exposed sites, avoiding harsh winds.

Best uses for Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold'

Honeysuckle Baggesen's Gold makes for a great formal screen due to its dense, bushy habit.

Combine Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold' hedging with

Golden Honeysuckle looks great planted with other shrubs for hedging.

Growth rate of Golden Shrubby Honeysuckle

Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold' is particularly fast growing and will achieve 40-60cm per year. Golden Shrubby Honeysuckle is ideal for hedging of up to 2m.

Care advice for Golden Shrubby Honeysuckle hedging plants

Honeysuckle 'Baggesen's Gold' can be trimmed in summer or autumn, depending on whether a formal or more informal style is required. Please view the best4hedging care advice and planting instructions for more information.

Recommended planting density for Golden Shrubby Honeysuckle hedges

For information on planting density specific to Golden Honeysuckle, please see the product table. In the 'No. Per Metre' column you will find our recommended plant density for each individual plant species and root type.

Golden Shrubby Honeysuckle plants are available to purchase year round as pot grown plants.

On the whole, our Lonicera nitida 'Baggesen's Gold' hedging plants are UK grown by our on-hand nursery experts who have many years of experience. On the rare occasion that we source Honeysuckle Baggesen's Gold from outside of the UK we go to every measure to ensure our suppliers are unbeaten on quality. At best4hedging we strive to provide the freshest condition Golden Honeysuckle plants at the highest possible standard, all whilst maintaining our brilliant prices. Rest assured, you can buy Golden Shrubby Honeysuckle online from best4hedging with complete confidence.

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