OF THE CAROLINAS & GEORGIA

Spermatophytes (seed plants): Angiosperms (flowering plants): Eudicots: Core Eudicots: Asterids: Campanulids: Dipsacales

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Diervilla lonicera   FAMILY Diervillaceae


SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Diervilla lonicera   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 174-01-001:
Diervilla lonicera   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

 

COMMON NAME:
Northern Bush-honeysuckle


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image of Diervilla lonicera, Northern Bush-honeysuckle

USDA-NRCS PLANTS Database / Britton, N.L., and A. Brown. 1913    pnd_didi12_001_lvd

        

 

WEAKLEY'S FLORA (11/30/12):
Diervilla lonicera   FAMILY Diervillaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH PLANTS NATIONAL DATABASE:
Diervilla lonicera   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

SYNONYMOUS WITH VASCULAR FLORA OF THE CAROLINAS (Radford, Ahles, & Bell, 1968) 174-01-001:
Diervilla lonicera   FAMILY Caprifoliaceae

 

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1875

Shrub
Perennial

Native to North Carolina & Georgia

Documented growing wild in GA NC -

Uncommon in NC, rare in GA

Look for it on rock outcrops & ridges at high elevations, per Weakley's Flora

map
Click here to see a more detailed map from University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Herbarium,

or click here to see a map from SERNEC, a consortium of southeastern herbaria.

 

full sun partial shade shade ...Variable

LEAVES:
Deciduous
Simple
Opposite

FLOWER:
Summer
Yellow
Bilaterally symmetrical
5-lobed calyx
5-lobed corolla
5 exserted stamens
Inferior ovary

FRUIT:
Summer/Fall
Capsule

 

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