Diervilla rivularis Honybee


“A major magnet for bees and butterflies. And not just for insects: it attracts us all with its striking bright yellow foliage. In summer, Honeybee flowers abundantly with golden-yellow flowers. This shrub has a beautiful compact and bushy habit. Honeybee grows 80 cm high and 100 cm wide.


Plant in well drained soil, Full Sun.


General Shrub Planting and care

  • Water the pot thoroughly and allow to drain fully.
  • If the Shrub is being planted in a lawn remove a circle of turf.
  • Dig a hole twice the size of the pot being planted and fork over the base. Adding a bucketful of planting compost.
  • Remove the pot gently, if well rooted cut off the pot.
  • Position used. Ensure that the top of the Root ball is level with the surrounding soil.
  • Replace the remaining soil and heel in, water the Shrub and area thoroughly.
  • Water regular until Shrub is established.
  • Apply some general fertiliser every spring.