Plant Care Coral honeysuckle
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Coral honeysuckle

Also known as

Trumpet honeysuckle and Scarlet honeysuckle

Taxonomy

Lonicera sempervirens
Lonicera
Caprifoliaceae
Dipsacales

How to care for Coral honeysuckle

Water

How often to water your Coral honeysuckle

Water needs for Coral honeysuckle
0.5 cups
every 9

Coral honeysuckle needs 0.5 cups of water every 9 when it doesn’t get direct sunlight and is potted in a 5" pot.

Use our water calculator to personalize watering recommendations to your environment or download Greg for more advanced recommendations for all of your plants.

Calculate water needs of Coral honeysuckle

Water 0.5 cups every
9

Does your plant get direct sunlight?

Select the pot size

5"
Light

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A plant's growing potential is determined from its location, the time of year, and current local weather.

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Finding light for Coral honeysuckle in your home

Light needs and placement for plant Coral honeysuckle: 1ft from a window
1ft or less from
a window

Coral honeysuckle love being close to bright, sunny windows 😎.

Place it less than 1ft from a south-facing window to maximize the potential for growth.

Coral honeysuckle does not tolerate low-light 🚫.

Select your region to see how the current weather in your area affects the placement of Coral honeysuckle in your home 🏡.

Nutrients

How to fertilize Coral honeysuckle

Nutrient, fertilizer, and repotting needs for Coral honeysuckle: repot after 2X growth

Most potting soils come with ample nutrients which plants use to produce new growth.

By the time your plant has depleted the nutrients in its soil it’s likely grown enough to need a larger pot anyway.

To replenish this plant's nutrients, repot your Coral honeysuckle after it doubles in size or once a year—whichever comes first.

FAQs
Difficulty Level

Coral honeysuckle is generally considered an easy-to-care-for plant and makes a great choice for beginners!


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Care Summary for Coral honeysuckle

Coral honeysuckle

Coral honeysuckle


Greg recommends:

Water

0.5 cups every 9 days

Placement

< 1ft from a window

Nutrients

Repot after 2x growth

Based on the 4” pot your plant is in, and that it doesn’t get direct sunlight.

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