Fragrance of GoldFlame and Halls Honeysuckle update

v1rtu0s1ty(5a)June 10, 2013

I have a Goldflame Honeysuckle vine. I planted it the other day. I have 2 open blooms. The fragrance is really sweet! I love it.

Today I went to Lowes. They are selling tons of Honeysuckle vines. I saw Goldflame, Mandarin, Peaches and Cream, Hall's and another one that starts with Sweet. Anyways, there were many flowers on the Hall's. I smelled it. It's fragrant. It's more of a lemon scent. it's not bad.

I know it's personal preference. To me, Goldflame wins on fragrance. I'll be ordering Serotina something late August or September. Many website claims it has the best fragrance. I hope I won't get disappointed. :)

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The Hall's is Lonicera Japonica and is classified as invasive in almost every state. I would stay away from it and probably say something to the store manager at Lowes. Most of their plants are supplied and managed by outside companies.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2013 at 10:47AM
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You are right. I did some research few weeks ago and yes, it's very invasive.

    Bookmark   June 12, 2013 at 11:35AM
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