OLYMPUS DIGITAL CAMERA
leaves pubescent on abaxial surfaces
Morrow's Honeysuckle (Lonicera morrowii)
Based on downy undersides of leaflets and short berry stalks
Morrow's honeysuckle (Lonicera morrowii) is a deciduous honeysuckle in the family Caprifoliaceae, native to Japan, Korea, and Northeast China. It is a shrub, reaching a height of 2-2.5 m, with oblong leaves 4–6 cm long. It leafs out quite early in the spring, and in North America is commonly the first deciduous shrub with foliage in March. The flowers are white to pale yellow, and the fruit is a dark red berry 7–8 mm diameter containing numerous seeds....