Lonicera tatarica 'Arnold Red'
Arnold Red Tatarian Honeysuckle
Native to (or naturalized in) Oregon:
- Deciduous shrub, 8 × 8 (2.4 × 2.4 m), upright, multi-stemmed. Flowers of a darker red than those of the species type or many other cultivars; larger berries.
- Sun to part shade.
- Hardy to USDA Zone 3 Originated as a seedling of ‘Latifolia’ in the Arnold Arboretum in 1945. Caution: Birds spread the seeds and it may become weedy. The species is considered invasive and is not recommended in many areas.
- Oregon State Univ. campus: west edge of parking lot east of Avery Lodge on Madison Ave. between 11th and 9th Streets.