Phone: (503) 357-2904 (800) 257-0719 Fax: (503) 357-2392 (800) 239-5926 Email: sales@bloomingnursery.com In mid-summer it is covered with 4 inch long pendulous, drooping clusters of dark purplish-red bracts and white flowers. £6.99 Stock : 0. Leycesteria formosa Himalayan Honeysuckle , Flowering Nutmeg , Himalaya Nutmeg or Pheasant Berry is a deciduous shrub in the family Caprifoliaceae , native to the Himalaya and southwestern China . Call us at 1 315 4971058. Habit: Leycesteria formosa grows to be a medium sized, branching shrub with arching stems if left unpruned. Leycesteria formosa. Some of the common names include flowering nutmeg, Himalaya nutmeg, grannys curls, or pheasant berry. A stunning deciduous shrub with dark burgundy bracts and berries contrasting with amber tinted new growth and yellow green foliage. Leycesteria formosa 'Golden Lanterns' Our Ref No : 5468. Leycesteria is a shrub with attractive, clean, bright green foliage with hints of red in the new growth. We Do Combine Thank You Seeds of Leycesteria formosa, Pheasant Berry or Himalayn Hoyeysuckle. Really attracts wildlife in USDA zones: 7-10. Himalayan Honeysuckle: USDA Zone: 7-9: Plant number: 1.316.980. It is more tender than L. formosa but can again rebound quickly from the base after a cold winter. Size: 2 Ltr. Leycesteria crocothyrsos arrived in the UK in 1928 and originates from Assam in India. Himalayan Honeysuckle is a woody shrub, often included in the perennial border. The flowers are golden yellow and produced in arching terminal racemes 5-7in long in April to May. Leycesteria formosa and over 1000 other quality seeds for sale. Leycesteria formosa, Family: Caprifoliaceae The Himalayan honeysuckle is a deciduous shrub from Southwest China and the Himalayas. Spread: 2 m (6 ft). Contact. Leycesteria formosa “Himalayan Honeysuckle” Rarely seen, everyone's impressed the first time they come across this robust, exotic looking shrub bearing these divine flower-heads at the end of every stem. This multi-value plant leaves its bright green bamboo-like stems in winter, but opens delicate white pendent flowers amidst tasselled, ruby-coloured bracts in summer. The hollow stems can be used to make whistles and flutes. Dark purple berries are produced in autumn. In mid-summer it is covered in 4 inch long pendulous drooping clusters of dark purplish-red bracts and white flowers. Soft bunches of purple-brown caramel flavoured berries (also loved by birds) appear in autumn. Out of stock for delivery: Out of stock for collection: Product Details. What does it look like? Leycesteria formosa. If the temperature gets below 12°F (-10°C), stems will be killed to the ground. Family. Considered a noxious weed in … The glossy green ovate and tapered leaves are prominently veined. 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