8523.000 Lonicera L.

Description of the genus

Shrub with twining stems (in ours). Leaves simple. Flowers zygomorphic, in axillary pedunculate pairs. Corolla 2-lipped. Fruit a berry.

Worldwide: 180 species, northern hemisphere to Mexico and the Philippines

Zimbabwe: 1 taxon.

Lonicera japonica

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SpeciesFZ divisionsContent
japonica Thunb. ex MurrayCDescription, Image

Other sources of information about Lonicera:

Our websites:

Flora of Mozambique: cultivated Lonicera
Flora of Zimbabwe: cultivated Lonicera

External websites:

ePIC (electronic Plant Information Center): Lonicera
Flora Zambesiaca web site: Lonicera
Google: Web - Images - Scholar
GRIN (Germplasm Resources Information Network) taxonomy for plants report for Lonicera
IPNI (International Plant Names Index): Lonicera
Kew Herbarium catalogue: Lonicera

Copyright: Mark Hyde, Bart Wursten, Petra Ballings and Meg Coates Palgrave, 2002-18

Hyde, M.A., Wursten, B.T., Ballings, P. & Coates Palgrave, M. (2018). Flora of Zimbabwe: Genus page: Lonicera.
https://www.zimbabweflora.co.zw/speciesdata/genus.php?genus_id=1428, retrieved 16 November 2018

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