Diervilla rivularis (Dwarf Bush Honeysuckle)
Diervilla rivularis 'Honeybee'
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Diervilla rivularis 'Honeybee'

Dwarf Bush Honeysuckle

Plant Type: Shrubs

Patent: pp27932

NEW FOR 2019

This Diervilla is a magnet for honey bees and butterflies, use if you are interested in adding a pollinator shrub, foliage and flowers are a vibrant yellow and will brighten any shady space, leaves remain bright yellow into fall, unfussy and easy to grow in any soil.

  • Can be used in dry shaded areas
  • Use for naturalizing or erosion control
  • Great for attracting butterflies and bees
Item # Pack Size  
2313254 24 3.5" Pot
*Ships 03/04 - 07/01
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Height:

30-32 in

Spread:

36-40 in

Zone:

3-7

Diervilla

Common Name: Dwarf Bush Honeysuckle

Diervilla, commonly know as Dwarf Bush Honeysuckle, is a deciduous shrub that is great for dry, shaded ares.  While not a true honeysuckle, the "honeysuckle" like yellow flowers bloom all summer. Use for naturalizing or erosion control on a hillside where plants can spread to form colonies.

Characteristics & Attributes

Exposure

Sun Tolerant
Morning Sun / Afternoon Shade

Soil Moisture Needs

Dry
Average Soil

Nature Attraction

Attracts Butterflies
Songbirds

Attributes

Mass Plant
Disease Resistant
Drought Tolerant

Growth Rate in the Garden

Medium

Season of Interest (Flowering)

Summer

Season of Interest (Foliage)

Fall