Lonicera nitida 'Briloni'

Edmee Gold™ boxleaf honeysuckle

Evergreen Shrub

Lonicera nitida 'Briloni' Edmee Gold™ is a new-ish variety of box honeysuckle. Its gold foliage is similar to the widely grown cultivar called Baggeson's Gold but it growth habit is more compact and has mounding, somewhat weeping form. A great shrub for creating all-season structure and adding a bright note to mixed planting schemes.

Growing Conditions

Zone: 5, 6, 7, 8, 9

Exposure: Part Shade, Filtered Sun, Morning Sun, Open Shade


Size: 24 - 48 tall x 36 - 48 wide
Shape / Form: Arching, Mounding
Foliage Texture: Fine
Foliage Quality: Fine

Features: Attractive Foliage, Dwarf / Compact Plant, Low Maintenance, Winter Interest, Year-round Interest

Foliage Color: Yellow, Yellow / Gold

Flower Color: White

Uses and Applications

Landscape Uses: Banks and Slopes, Container, Groundcover, Hedges and Screens, Mixed Border, Small Gardens, Structure / Foundation
Special Situations: Deer Resistant
Wildlife: Deer Resistant

More Design Considerations

Season of Interest: Year-round Interest, Three Seasons of Interest
Position / Role: mid-plane filler
Plant Behavior: Slow Growing
Collections: eGardenGo Favorite, Plants That Earn Their Keep

Care and Maintenance

Maintenance Level: low

Plant Combos