Diervilla lonicera

Bush Honeysuckle

This is a low upright native shrub usually less than 1 metre in height.  It is drought-tolerant and grows in full sun or part shade.  The petals on its small yellow flowers turn to deep red in late summer.

Height: 1-3 feet

Sun Requirements: Sun to part shade

Water Requirements: Prefers dryer soils

Flowers: Yellow (sometimes red) flowers in June/July

Attracts: Hummingbirds, bees

Special Tolerances: Drought & Erosion control species