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Fly honeysuckle

Lonicera xylosteum


Deciduous shrub, up to some 3m in height. White flowers, later replaced by bright red berries come in pairs, pointing upwards. Toxic. The fruit can be seen here:


Eurasian shrub, often found in forests growing in shadow. Here, found in a beautiful Bagasse forest (deciduous, predominantly oak, forest) on France-Switzerland border, in a valley of lake Geneva, just in between Jura and Alps mountains ranges.


Berries are mildly toxic, can provoke abdominal pains and diarrhea.

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Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, Tromelin Island

Spotted on Apr 28, 2018
Submitted on Apr 30, 2018

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