D Smith, F Leist, R Truit, J Baxter, L Webb
C Kellner, S Whelan, R Schneider, A Gossel, Whitney, Krueger, C Haggerty, S Kawachi
very small leaves, 3 - 6" tAll, part shade
Leaves not connate below the inflorescence. A trailing or climbing vine. Fruit black.
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...