Common shrub in forested area.
Marion Sansom Park
Rare at the Park, found along north side of open meadow.
Leaves gradually getting smaller towards the top and slightly folding downward/backward.
Orange vining honeysuckle, fruiting. Growing amongst Ocean Spray and Douglas Fir.
A common plant in the park . The fruit is not edible though birds eat it .
Honeysuckles (Lonicera, /lɒˈnɪsərə/;syn. Caprifolium Mill.) are arching shrubs or twining vines in the family Caprifoliaceae, native to the Northern Hemisphere. There are about 180 species of honeysuckle, 100 of which occur in China while about 20 native species occur in Europe, India and, North America each. Widely known species include Lonicera periclymenum (honeysuckle or woodbine), Lonicera japonica (Japanese honeysuckle, white honeysuckle, or Chinese honeysuckle) and Lonicera sempervirens (coral honeysuckle, trumpet honeysuckle, or woodbine honeysuckle). Hummingbirds are...