Guardian Nature School Contact Blog Project Noah Facebook Project Noah Twitter

A global citizen science platform
to discover, share and identify wildlife

Join Project Noah!
nature school apple icon

Nature School For Teachers - Fall 2020 Launch! visit nature school

Honeysuckle

Honeysuckle lonicera

Description:

Honeysuckles are arching shrubs or twining vines in the family Caprifoliaceae, native to the Northern Hemisphere. There are about 180 species of honeysuckle, 100 of which occur in China; Europe, India and North America have only about 20 native species each. Widely known species include Lonicera periclymenum (European Honeysuckle or Woodbine), Lonicera japonica (Japanese Honeysuckle, White Honeysuckle, or Chinese Honeysuckle) and Lonicera sempervirens (Coral Honeysuckle, Trumpet Honeysuckle, or Woodbine Honeysuckle). Hummingbirds are attracted to these plants.

Habitat:

Highlands

1 Species ID Suggestions

Honeysuckle
Lonicera sp. Honeysuckle


Sign in to suggest organism ID

No Comments

Habe dieEhre
Spotted by
Habe dieEhre

Scotland, United Kingdom

Spotted on Jun 23, 2011
Submitted on Jul 21, 2011

Spotted for Mission

Related Spottings

Honeysuckle Honeysuckle Honeysuckle Honeysuckle

Nearby Spottings

Purple Foxglove Spotting Spotting Common sandpiper

Reference

Noah Guardians
Noah Sponsors