Plant Identification Database:
Caprifoliaceae (Honeysuckle)
Order: Dipsacales; Class: Dicotyledonae

The plant data on this site are a record of Bob Ronnow's field observations
which vary in accuracy and change with experience. For accurate and complete
information please use the links provided for each plant species and family.

Plant Families
Glossary of Botanical Terms

CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
Caprifoliaceae: LV: opposite, decussate, simple; FL: 5 parts, zygomprphic, determinate, petals united connate, u. 5 stamens, ovary inferior; FR: ST: u. shrub; EC:
opposite, decussate simple P: 5, Connate, zygomorphic Yellow; Red; Pink; Green; Brown determinate, Paired S: u. 5; O: inferior u. shrub pithy Caprifoliaceae: LV: opposite, decussate, simple; FL: 5 parts, zygomprphic, determinate, petals united connate, u. 5 stamens, ovary inferior; FR: ST: u. shrub; EC:
Northern bush-honeysuckle Diervilla lonicera Diervilla Opposite, Petiole Ovate, Whole Serrate A: Acute; B: Acute >1", Glabrous, Pinnate venation 5 parts Yellow Raceme, Axillary <1", Spring; Summer Shrub, >6', Erect B: Appressed Northern bush-honeysuckle Diervilla lonicera
Honeysuckle Lonicera bella Lonicera Opposite FR raw Honeysuckle Lonicera bella
American fly-honeysuckle Lonicera canadensis Lonicera Opposite Entire FR raw American fly-honeysuckle Lonicera canadensis
Glaucous or Limber honeysuckle Lonicera dioica Lonicera Opposite FR raw Glaucous or Limber honeysuckle Lonicera dioica
Black twinberry Lonicera involucrata Lonicera Wasatch-Cache NF UT Black twinberry Lonicera involucrata bearberry honeysuckle, bracted honeysuckle, twinberry honeysuckle, Californian Honeysuckle
Japanese honeysuckle Lonicera japonica Lonicera Opposite, Petiole short (<1/2 leaf length), Evergreen Ovate; Reniform, Whole Entire A: Acute >1" P: Irregular, Reflexed White; Yellow Axillary Spring; Summer; Fall S: longer than petals Berry (several-seeded, inner & outer fleshy, pulpy) Black Shrub; Vine FR raw Roadside Japanese honeysuckle Lonicera japonica
Morrow's honeysuckle Lonicera morrowii Lonicera Opposite FR raw Roadside Morrow's honeysuckle Lonicera morrowii
Snowberry Symphoricarpos oreophilus Symphoricarpos Opposite Ovate entire to coarsely serrate 5 parts pink, white raceme, drooping, axillary spring, June drupe white shrub, <6' oak-pine chapparel, 5K-9K ft Ridgeway, CO; Carson NF NM; Wasatch-Cache NF UT Snowberry Symphoricarpos oreophilus Buckbrush, mountain snowberry
Weigela Weigela spp. Weigela Opposite Ovate entire to coarsely serrate A: Acute; B: Acute >1", arcuate venation 5 parts pink spring, June shrub, <6' lenticels Thornliebank house Williamstown Weigela Weigela spp.
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Genus
LV: Attachment
LV: Shape
LV: Edge
LV: Apex/Base
LV: Size/Surface
FL: Petals/Sepals
FL: Color
FL: Arrangement
FL: Size/Season
FL: Stamen/Pistil/Ovary
FR: Type
FR: Color
FR: Size/Season
ST: Type/Size/Growth
ST: Surface/Color
ST: Buds/Roots
EC: Edible
EC: Habitat
EC: Observations
Common Name (Image)
Scientific Name (Notes)
Other Names
CLASSIFICATION
LEAVES
FLOWERS
FRUIT
STEM
ECOLOGY
CLASSIFICATION