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Lonicera caerulea 'Kuchi' PP28622 Plant propagation prohibited


Buy Yezberry® Maxie™ Haskap online. Yezberry® Maxie™ Japanese Haskap is a truly tasty berry that just about anyone can grow. Yellow flowers appear in very early spring (it will almost certainly be the first thing to bloom in your landscape each year) and develop into luscious blue berries in early summer. No spraying or fussy pruning is required to get a harvest of fruit so tasty, you'll want to eat it as fast as you can pluck them from the stems. This exceptionally hardy shrub grows well in sun or part shade and doesn't need any special soil in order to thrive. Plant Yezberry® Maxie™ haskap within 50'/15.2 m of another Yezberry® variety to ensure an abundant fruit set.


5-6 Feet


4-6 Feet

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Plant Characteristics

Bark Color*
  • Gray
  • Tan
Bark Type*
  • Smooth
  • Proven Winners
Cultural Information*
  • Leaf Scorch - High Resistance
  • Powdery Mildew - Low Resistance
  • Leaf Spot - Moderate Resistance
  • Root Rot - Moderate Resistance
Flower Color*
  • Yellow
Fruit Type*
  • Edible Fruit
Growth Rate*
  • Fast
Leaf Color Fall*
  • Dark Yellow/Gold
Leaf Color Spring*
  • Green
Leaf Color Summer*
  • Green
Leaf Type*
  • Deciduous/Herbaceous
Nature Assets*
  • Attracts Hummingbirds
  • Attracts Bees
  • Attracts Butterflies
Plant Type*
  • Small Fruit
Preferred Planting Season*
  • Summer Planting
  • Spring Planting
  • Fall Planting
Preferred Soil Conditions*
  • Adapts Well to Most Soil Types
  • Well-Drained
  • Moist
  • Drought Tolerant
  • Average
  • Tolerates Low pH (Acidic Soils)
Propagation Methods*
  • Cuttings or Divisions
Season of Interest*
  • Late Spring/Early Summer
  • Late Summer/Early Autumn
  • Year-Round
  • Early Spring
  • Winter
  • Summer Flowering
  • Summer
  • Fall
  • Spring
  • Spring Flowering
Sun Exposure*
  • Prefers Full Sun in Northern States
  • Prefers Full Sun in Southern States
  • Mass Planting
  • Wildlife Habitat
  • Near Water Gardens or Ponds
  • Wind/Dust Break

Homeowner Growing & Maintenance

Lonicera is easy to grow and adapts to most conditions. Feed once a year with a slow release fertilizer. To give your plant the best start possible, we include free fertilizer with every order.

Interesting Notes

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