Harlequin Variegated Honeysuckle

  • Botanical Name:Zea mays ‘Emerald Green’
  • Height:4-5 feet.
  • Depth:Plant the seeds 2 inches deep and 5 inches apart in rows 24-36 inches apart. Plant in a block of several short rows for better pollination.
  • Spread:5-18 inches.
  • Light Required:Full Sun.
  • Size:4″ Pot
  • Days To Maturity:110 days.
  • Zone:3-9
  • Soil Requirements:Rich, Well-drained soil.
  • Seed Count:Approximately 200 seeds per packet.
  • Foliage:Green.
  • Comments:This eye-catching ornamental has emerald green kernels with contrasting green kernels. Pops a yummy bowl of popcorn as well as adds contrast to traditional Fall decorations.
  • Variegated green and creamy white foliage
  • Pale-rose and yellow tubular flowers
  • Sweetly fragrant
  • Attracts bees and butterflies
  • Deer tend to avoid

Sweet fragrance, variegated foliage and charming pale-rose and yellow flowers make this vine a standout in the garden. Harlequin Variegated Honeysuckle brightens the garden and landscapes with its green leaves with creamy white margins. In late spring, clusters of tubular, pale-rose and yellow flowers open attracting butterflies and pollinators, and perfuming the air with a sweet fragrance. Plant this climbing vine near a fence or trellis for a natural, delightful privacy screen, or grow near a patio, window or entrance where its fragrance can be enjoyed. Grows 10-12 ft. long. Performs best in full sun to partial shade. Deer tend to avoid. Zones 4-9.