|Botanical Name||Lonicera caerulea var. kamtschatica 'Czelabinka'|
|Mature Height||5 Feet|
|Mature Width||3 Feet|
|Light Requirement||Full Sun|
|Hardiness Zone||Zone 3|
Siberian honeysuckle, native to cooler climates of the Northern Hemisphere. Fruit often starts ripening in March and continuing through to June. Produces heavy yields with elongated, blue-violet, edible berries with a waxy bloom. One bush can produce up to 6 kilos of fruit per year. Plant with a different honeyberry cultivar for cross pollination, Duet Honeyberry also available. The berry Czelabinka owes its name to the place where this variety is bred - in Chelyabinsk, Russia. It is one of the most popular varieties of haskap berries, grown for its tasty and healthy large fruit one of the earliest maturing in our climatic conditions. The size of its fruit is characteristic compared to other varieties, with a pear-shaped shape and an interesting, slightly sour taste. great for in desserts, preserves, frozen fruit.