Photographer: Paul Drobot
Lonicera reticulata Raf.
grape honeysuckle, yellow honeysuckle
Lonicera: named for Adam Lonitzer (1528-1586), a German herbalist, physician and botanist who wrote a standard herbal text that was reprinted many times between 1557 and 1783
|Plant: ||perennial, woody vine|
|Flower: ||pale yellow, 5-parted, 3/4"-1 1/4" long, tubular; inflorescence a cluster in the leaf "pocket" at the ends of the branches; blooms May-June|
|Leaf:||uppermost leaf rounded at the tip|
|Habitat: ||moist; woods, thickets|