Amur Honeysuckle (Lonicera maackii) Bush Honeysuckle (Diervilla lonicera) European Fly Honeysuckle (Lonicera xylosteum) Glaucous Honeysuckle (Lonicera dioica) Hairy Honeysuckle (Lonicera hirsuta) Morrow's Honeysuckle (Lonicera morrowii) Mountain Fly Honeysuckle (Lonicera villosa) Swamp Fly Honeysuckle (Lonicera oblongifolia) Hairy Honeysuckle is similar to Glaucous, but the flowers are yellow rather than red and it flowers a little later. This shrub is commonly about 1 meter tall, but can grow to two meters. The foliage is often quite glaucous, especially beneath. The round, hairless leaves further distinguish it from both Wild Honeysuckle (Lonicera dioica) and Hairy Honeysuckle (Lonicera hirsuta) and while the flower colors of all 3 may be red to yellow at various stages, Grape Honeysuckle flowers are completely hairless. The ochroleucous or light yellow, 10-20 mm long, funnelform flowers grow in pairs and result in bright red fruits which are slightly united at their bases. American Bittersweet is, like Canada Moonseed, dioecious, that is, it has male and female flowers on different plants. The fruit is an orange or reddish berry which, although it may appear to look very good, is not really edible; in fact, it is toxic , and in high doses can cause vomiting, diarrhea, or stomach discomfort. The latter two names seem most prominent, though. Unfortunately, I forgot to collect seed from this species last year. Including Bois Blanc, Mackinac, Round Islands. L. xylostemon is a shrub and the shrubby honeysuckles are wonderful no-nonsense plants for gardens on poor soil such as chalk or Bagshot sand. Also known as the Northern Bush Honeysuckle Leaves: Green to Red in the fall, 5-12 cm long, simple and opposite Flowers: ½ inch across, usually red or yellow, bell shaped I have only a couple of these starts left. I would love to hear if anyone has been successful in germinating Carrion Flower. Bush Honeysuckle (Diervilla lonicera) Garden Valerian (Valeriana officinalis) Glaucous Honeysuckle (Lonicera dioica) Hairy Honeysuckle (Lonicera hirsuta) Orange-fruited Horse Gentian (Triosteum aurantiacum) Teasel (Dipsacus fullonum) Twinflower (Linnaea borealis) THUMBNAILS Honeysuckle shiny. It has been called variously blue honeysuckle, blue-berried honeysuckle, sweetberry honeysuckle, honeyberry and haskap. This shrub in general is unlike many of its honeysuckle relatives in that it produces an edible, tasty, blueberry-like fruit. Oval, bluish-green leaves are glaucous beneath. It was noticed by the horticultural judges when exploring mom’s garden and they were very pleased to see it there as we are in the 1000 islands. I have only a couple of these starts left. Common Names: Limber honeysuckle, wild honeysuckle, red honeysuckle, smooth-leaved honeysuckle, mountain honeysuckle (1, 6, 9, 11). Flowers are set in pairs in the axils of lower leaves. Corolla is tubular funnel-shaped, yellowish white. Many are from central Asia and expect very hot summers and very cold winters. Its branches and leaves are extremely long and narrow, almost thread-like, making it a rather unique plant for a … The oldest and largest specimen in the garden at Beaux Arbres is a female and it has produced a couple of suckers. To have some Glaucous Honeysuckle available, I layered some stems of the plants in my garden. L reticulata is known in some references by synonym L. prolifera. It flowers best in a sunny locations. Corollas range from yellow to deep maroon, more often at the red end of the spectrum than in L. hirsuta, which is most often yellow.