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Lonicera: Little Lemon Zest

Attractive, bright evergreen foliage and a compact habit highlight this hot new plant. Introducing ‘Little Lemon Zest’ (Lonicera pileata) a boxleaf honeysuckle shrub whose green leaves have a white cream margin that are hardy through winter. Growing only 1-2’ tall and 2-3’ wide, this new variety can be featured in mixed borders or containers with virtually no maintenance. The dense growth makes it a showy piece for any part of the full sun or part shade landscape.


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