Photo courtesy of Van Belle Nursery

Diervilla splendens Firefly Nightglow ('El Madrigal') (Bush Honeysuckle)

Small, bright yellow flowers add contrast to dark red foliage and burgundy stems during summer, while the foliage itself is the focal point of this shrub during spring and fall, when the leaves turn a deeper, more intense deep red. Mounded habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms in spring to summer
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Drought tolerant
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Fragrant

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Zone Zone 4
Exposure Full Sun
Moisture Low to Moderate Moisture
Patent Info PP#28060, CPBR5626
Brand Bloomin' Easy

Enormous cascading light lavender-purple blooms make a statement in any garden or landscape. The large drooping panicles can grow to 12-14″ long and as big as 4″ wide. Mounded cascading habit.

Blooms late summer to early fall
5-6 ft tall x 6-8 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Tolerant to juglone
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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Bright yellow foliage emerges in spring, and contrasts with the abundance of vibrant blue blooms. Mounded habit. Holds all-season interest.

Blooms in late summer
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees and butterflies
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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Colourful shrub with ovate foliage that’s bright yellow in the spring, soft yellow in summer and bright red in fall. Flaming orange-red stems are revealed when foliage drops. Creamy-white flowers in spring yield berries mid summer. Fast growth rate.

Blooms late spring to late summer
6 ft tall x 6 ft wide
HARDY to -50°F (-45.6°C)
|Attracts birds and butterflies
Deer and rabbit resistant

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This deciduous shrub features unique lacy, purple-black foliage and delicate creamy pink flowers that appear in early summer, with burgundy-black berries following the flowers, if a compatible pollinator is nearby (look for S. Black Beauty®, Instant Karma®, or Laced Up®). Fast growth rate.

Blooms early summer
7-8 ft tall x 6-7 ft spread
HARDY to -40°F (-40°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant

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This clumping herbaceous perennial features sparse clusters of lavender flowers produced on tall thin near-black stems bearing green lacy foliage. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms late spring to midsummer
4 ft tall x 2 ft wide
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts hummingbirds and butterflies
Deer resistant

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Small, bright yellow flowers add contrast to the green-and-white variegated foliage and burgundy stems during summer, while the foliage itself is the focal point of this shrub during spring and fall, when the leaves turn a vivid red. Mounded habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms in summer
2-3 ft tall x 2-3 ft spread
HARDY to -30°F (-34.4°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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Small, bright yellow flowers add contrast to russet foliage and burgundy stems during summer, while the foliage itself is the focal point of this shrub during spring and fall, when the leaves turn a deep, glowing orange hue. Mounded habit. Moderate growth rate.

Blooms in spring to summer
3-4 ft tall x 3-4 ft spread
HARDY to -20°F (-28.9°C)
Attracts bees, butterflies, and hummingbirds
Deer and rabbit resistant
Drought tolerant
Fragrant

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