Lonicera japonica. JAPANESE HONEYSUCKLE. Eastern Asia
CAPRIFOLIACEAE (Honeysuckle family)

Vine, with short-petioled, opposite simple leaves and rampant growth. Variety 'Halliana' (Hall's), bearing white flowers that age yellow and attract bees, is planted at Raines Houses.

Illustrations (links open new windows): gallery

Additions/Revisions: New entry, not in book.

Name derivation, genus | species after Adam Lonitzer (1528-86), German naturalist | of Japan

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